Tag: auto-injector

Intranasal Spray

Single Dose of Intranasal Epinephrine Comparable to That Delivered via Auto-Injector

Study showed no safety issues and no serious or unexpected adverse events.
Rushing to ER

Anaphylaxis Hospitalizations Rise Three-Fold as Fatalities Fall According to UK Study

Cow's milk now the single most common cause of fatal allergic reactions in children.
Hunger Family

The Pandemic Won’t Stop Mom from Enacting “Rachel’s Law” as Efforts...

Team Rachel will return tomorrow for a remote public hearing, kick-starting the process that stalled a year ago.
Handful of Peanuts

Peanut Allergy More Common in Adults Than Children, Many Report First...

Peanut allergy affects at least 4.5 million adults in the US.
ARC Anaphylaxis Training

A Review of Online Anaphylaxis Training Offered by the American Red...

The best anaphylaxis readiness training is from the patient's doctor. For others, a training course provides an option.
Ellen Raffell

Parents of 16-Year-Old Who Died of Anaphylaxis Establish “Ellen’s Gift of...

Ellen's Gift of Hope will support local children who face challenges in life due to health issues, special needs and disabilities.
Ruling: Mylan EpiPen Suit

Mylan Loses Bid to Dismiss Class Action EpiPen Antitrust Lawsuit

Judge denies motion allowing lawsuit to continue.
Mass COVID-19 Vaccination Site

Is Your Covid Vaccine Venue Prepared to Handle Rare, Life-Threatening Reactions?

Health experts say it’s vital that these expanded venues be prepared to handle rare but potentially life-threatening allergic reactions.
Broken Egg on Pavement

Woman Suffers Anaphylaxis After Egg Attack

Local police are reaching out for anyone with information to come forward.
Cason Hallwood

12-Year-Old Boy Dies from Suspected Anaphylaxis on Christmas Day

Asthma often forced Cason Hallwood, a 12-year-old boy from Winsford in Cheshire, England, to spend previous Christmases in the hospital. This year he felt...