Tag: death

James Turnbull

What We Learned From the James Turnbull Tragedy

We discuss strategies that might prevent similar tragedies in the future.
Peanut Butter

Study: The Most Common Triggers of Anaphylaxis in Children

Study looked at 1989 pediatric anaphylaxis admissions due to anaphylaxis at ICUs between the years 2010 to 2015.

Study: Protein Active in Life-Threatening Allergic Reactions is a Promising Target...

Research finds that several proteins can interact in blood vessels to intensify the respiratory and circulatory symptoms of anaphylaxis.
Shahida Shahid

Inquest Testimony Shows Lax Procedures, Miscommunication in Food Allergy Death

Testimony by head chef lays bare that no one person was in charge of ensuring Shahida Shahid's safety at "Almost Famous".
Louis Tate

What We Learned from the Louis Tate Inquest

Louis was a 13 year old boy who was likely the victim of sloppy hospital procedures. We offer a suggestion on how to protect against such errors.
Megan Lee

Men Charged with Manslaughter in Death of Megan Lee

Megan, who had a tree nut allergy, suffered anaphylaxis after consuming take-out from a local Indian restaurant.

Nine Year-Old Girl Passes After Allergic Reaction Despite Epinephrine

Nainika suffered cardiac arrest immediately after ingesting the allergen leaving no time for the medication to take effect.
Annie LeGere

LeGere’s Law Bears Fruit as Local Law Enforcement to be Trained...

One hundred staff members including 68 full-time officers to be trained and provided access to stock epinephrine.
Karanbir Cheema

Food Allergy Bullying Leads to Death of 13 Year Old Boy,...

An avoidable, senseless death of a young boy who went off to school one morning and never came home.

What We Learned from the Georgia Murphy Inquest

Georgia's family received few answers. We look for the lessons we can learn to prevent similar tragedies from befalling the community.

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