Tag: Dina Silvera

Emily Brown

Poor and Minority Children With Food Allergies Overlooked and in Danger

“Black and other minority patients often lack voice and visibility in the health care system. Add the additional burden of an invisible condition and you are in a really vulnerable position.”
Elijah Silvera

Watch: Elijah's Law to Protect Children with Food Allergies in Daycare...

The bill requires daycare workers to receive training to recognize the symptoms of anaphylaxis and to administer an epinephrine auto-injector.