Tag: tragedy averted

Costa Coffee Barista

Lessons Learned as Tragedy is Averted for 3-Year-Old Boy

We pose the question that should be asked before you pop in to that local eatery.
Pret A Manger Southgate Centre

Pret A Manger on Trial for ANOTHER Anaphylactic Episode Resulting from...

Company is no stranger to allergen labeling controversies.
Nathan and Lisa Bustin

13-Year-Old Boy Saves Mom After She Suffers Anaphylactic Shock While Driving

Nathan Bustin took the wheel after his mother lost consciousness. In doing so, the quick-thinking teen likely saved both their lives.
Emilia Brain

13-Year-Old Girl Rushed to Hospital After Exposure to Milk from Bath...

Allergens are not required to be listed on cosmetics the same way they are on foods.
Broken Egg on Pavement

Woman Suffers Anaphylaxis After Egg Attack

Local police are reaching out for anyone with information to come forward.
Tricia Powell and Son

Woman’s Near-Death Anaphylactic Experience Prompts Petition to Ban Nuts on Flights

Tricia Powell's brush with death is a salient example of why peanuts and tree nuts should be banned from all flights.
Caitlin Fitzsimmons and Mary-Ann Shankland

Woman Saves Boyfriend’s Mom from Anaphylactic Reaction to Honey

Army cadet first aid training made all the difference.
Samantha

3-Year-Old Girl in Hospital for Tonsillectomy Receives the Wrong Food, Suffers...

"I thought, ‘Yes, it’s the hospital. It will be fine, they know what they’re doing’."
Clodagh Victory

Pharmacist’s Quick Action Saves Woman in Throes of Anaphylactic Reaction

It was just another day filling prescriptions until....
Wendy Stein OAM

Distinguished Humanitarian Uses own EpiPen to Save Life of Host During...

She adds another achievement to her long list: saving a radio host from anaphylaxis.