Tag: school

The Holiday Edition of the Safe Snack Guide

Safe Snack Guide Holiday 2017 Edition!

With an entire section devoted to allergy-friendly Christmas and Chanukkah treats for gifts and celebrations!
House

Study: 61% of Anaphylactic Reactions Occur at Home

Interesting data from the recent ACAAI conference sheds light on how and where anaphylactic reactions in kids are triggered.
Magic!

Update to Safe Snack Guide and Allergence

Over 1000 products free of peanuts and tree nuts with hundreds free of the top 8 allergens!
The Safe Snack Guide Halloween Edition!

Safe Snack Guide Halloween 2017 Edition

Over 1000 peanut and tree nut free products, many free of the Top 8 allergens! With an entire section of allergy-friendly Halloween treats!
INCORRECT Application of an EpiPen!

Editorial: Access to School Nurse and Training Staff to Administer Epinephrine...

The process is more complicated than simply pulling out an auto-injector and jabbing them in the leg.

Study: Epinephrine and More Trained Staff to Administer It Needed in...

Epinephrine is saving lives at school but is often administered by unlicensed staff or students.
Auvi-Q Manufacturing

Kaléo Launches Program to Provide Free Epinephrine Auto-Injectors to Schools

"Q for Schools" program will provide stock epinephrine to public elementary schools nationwide.
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.
Reps Kupchick and McCarthy Vahey

Expansive School Food Allergy Policies Passed by State House

Legislation and task force recommendations serve as a model for other states and municipalities to follow suit.