Tag: Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Tanya Ednan-Laperouse and Emma Turay

Two UK Allergy Moms Who Suffered Horrific Losses Demand an Allergy...

We applaud the efforts of Ms Ednan-Laperouse and Ms Turay and believe their concept of a single person responsible for the health and safety of the allergic community should be adopted here in the US.
COVID-19 Vaccine Vials

Penn State Will Pay Those with Severe Allergies to Get COVID...

This is an opportunity receive the vaccine under strict supervision at a university medical center.
Emergency Responders

Know Which Emergency Responders Carry Epinephrine in Your Area

Will your responder have access to epinephrine in an anaphylactic emergency?
Adolescents

FDA Extends Emergency Use Authorization for Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine to Adolescents:...

Children 12 years and older may now receive the vaccine.
Speaking with Doctor

CDC Adds More Preexisting Conditions to COVID-19 High-Risk List

Some medical conditions that were previously warned "might" cause higher risk are now firmly designated high-risk.
J&J Vaccine

CDC: Newly Authorized J&J Vaccine OK for Those Who Have Reacted...

The third COVID vaccine authorized for the US may be an alternative for those with contraindications to the mRNA vaccines.
Deanna Bowersox

Woman with History of Food Allergy Denied COVID-19 Vaccine Despite CDC...

See interview with Ms Bowersox and CDC recommendations regarding vaccination with food allergies.
Moderna Vaccine

CDC Report: Anaphylaxis to Moderna COVID-19 Extremely Rare

The Centers for Disease Control reports after the first 4 million doses are administered.
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.
COVID-19 Vaccine

CDC Publishes Study on Allergic Reactions to COVID-19 Vaccine

Incidence of anaphylaxis translates to a rate of 11.1 anaphylactic reactions per 1 million doses.