Tag: tragedy averted

Tomika and Zaire Johnson and Sergeant Ray O'Connor

Woman Saves Police Sergeant’s Life with Son’s EpiPen at Community Event

The sergeant had forgotten to bring his epinephrine along that day.
Courtney Tulloch

Gold Medal Gymnast Suffers Anaphylaxis Before Munich Finals

"To happen the day before one of the biggest competitions is not ideal."
Charles, Emile and Chantale

9-Year-Old Takes the Wheel, Saves Dad Who Lost Consciousness Due to...

“There are so many things that could have happened. I’m really proud of the way my son reacted, it could have ended very badly."
Sara Ashworth

Nurse, Who Suffered Anaphylaxis During Migraine Treatment, is Saved by Hospital...

Life-threatening reactions can occur at any time whether or not you have been diagnosed with an allergy.
Krystal Alexis and Lauren Parker

Promoted to Backup School Nurse Just Two Months Prior, Woman Saves...

Quick thinking and stock epinephrine saved the day.
Ron Cohen and Aharon Avital

Emergency Medical Service Saves Two Anaphylactic Shock Victims Within an Hour

Both EMTs carry epinephrine and saved the day.
Poppy and Joanna Jones

14-Year-Old Girl Suffers Anaphylaxis Aboard BA Flight After Passenger Refuses to...

Man continued to eat peanuts despite two requests from cabin crew.
The Morrison Family

7-Year-Old Boy Suffers Anaphylaxis to a “Safe” Food on the Menu:...

They had been told they could simply scan a QR code and select a meal that was safe.
David Poretti

Good Samaritans Saved “Lucky” Runner Who was Unprepared for Sudden Anaphylaxis

"There's no chance I would have been able to make it" without their help.