Tag: tragedy averted

Samara and Chad

First Date Results in Anaphylaxis and Trip to ER, Couple Becomes...

Girl meets boy on Tinder. Boy invites girl over. Girl kisses Boy. Girl ends up in emergency room.
Savannah Kyriazopoulos vs McDonalds

McDonald’s Denies Serving Almond Milk to Woman with Nut Allergies Causing...

"My life flashed before my eyes, everything went black, I was just so desperate to breathe."
Keith Downey and Killian McGreal

Quick-Thinking Pharmacist Saves Man Suffering Anaphylaxis at Local Restaurant

If you are diagnosed with a food allergy, there is no telling how severe your next reaction will be.
Gavin and Poppy Lancaster

Food Allergy Testing Saves Toddler’s Life… from Kidney Failure

The twins had blood drawn for routine food allergy tests. Hours later, their parents received an urgent call.
Clevenger Trail

Hiker Suffering Anaphylaxis Airlifted to Safety from Remote Trail

Woman had a history of allergy and carried an epinephrine auto-injector.
PB&J

School District Agrees to $120K Settlement for Failing to Protect Kindergartener...

Five-year-old girl was left alone and unsupervised suffering full-blown anaphylaxis.
Tanya Knox

Quick Acting Pharmacist Saves Passerby in the Throes of Anaphylaxis

A man staggered into a phramacy last week with a severe rash, facial swelling, and trouble breathing. Luckily, Tanya Knox knew what to do.
Faiq Jefri Bolkiah

Nephew of Sultan of Brunei and Captain of National Soccer Team...

"It was in the curry. His lips got swollen and his throat felt tight."
Nutella in Hot Chocolate

Restaurant Fined £25,000 for Serving Hot Chocolate Containing Nutella to Teen...

The drink was mislabeled on the restaurant's menu.
Emmett McCann

Pharmacist Saves Woman Suffering Anaphylaxis

An epinephrine auto-injector "could save your life someday and this incident proves how important they are."