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Epinephrine in the UK

A Tale of Two Countries: Half of UK Kids Prescribed Epinephrine May Not Have...

Epinephrine in the US is expensive. How is it that UK children are practically "swimming" in it?
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Study: Anaphylaxis More Than Twice as Likely in the Classroom as Cafeteria

Indications are that many schools do not have staff permitted to administer epinephrine they have on-hand.

Viaskin Peanut Patch: Lasting Response After Three Years

Pediatric patients responded with a favorable safety profile and no serious adverse effects.
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Food Allergy Immunotherapy Advances Presented at AAAAI Meeting

Here's a quick recap from this morning's AAAAI press release.
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American Academy of Pediatrics Publishes Their Own Emergency Action Plan Template

Plan, completed with your child's doctor, specifies the actions to be taken when anaphylaxis or ingestion of an allergen is suspected.
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Non-Profit Launched to Raise Food Allergy Awareness: Red Sneakers for Oakley

The Debbs family is determined to raise awareness in memory of their son who succumbed to anaphylaxis.

Study: Adolescents with More Support Take Fewer Food Allergy Risks

Adolescents and young adults fared better with strong support from their family, friends and school.

A Nurse for Every School

"In a school setting, we may be the only link to emergency medical care that a child or staff has...."

What We Learned from the Passing of Megan Lee

There's an underlying problem that portends similar tragedies in the US, but it doesn't have to be that way.

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