Tag: tragedy

Hunger Family

The Pandemic Won’t Stop Mom from Enacting “Rachel’s Law” as Efforts...

Team Rachel will return tomorrow for a remote public hearing, kick-starting the process that stalled a year ago.
Celia Marsh

Husband Sues for Damages After Wife’s Death Due to Unlabeled Milk...

42-year-old mother of eight died after eating a sandwich made with contaminated yogurt.
Ellen Raffell

Parents of 16-Year-Old Who Died of Anaphylaxis Establish “Ellen’s Gift of...

Ellen's Gift of Hope will support local children who face challenges in life due to health issues, special needs and disabilities.
Allison Rose Suhy

Allison Rose Food Allergy Act Signed Into Law

Allison's family were determined that no other family should experience the pain and grief they were feeling.
Cason Hallwood

12-Year-Old Boy Dies from Suspected Anaphylaxis on Christmas Day

Asthma often forced Cason Hallwood, a 12-year-old boy from Winsford in Cheshire, England, to spend previous Christmases in the hospital. This year he felt...
Tanya and Nadim Ednan-Laperouse

Parents of Teen Who Died from Eating a Sesame Laden Sandwich...

Tanya and Nadim Ednan-Laperouse recognized for helping make the world safer for the allergic community.
Ruben Bousquet

What We Learned from the Ruben Bousquet Inquest

14-year-old boy died after eating popcorn at a movie theater with his parents.
Tsaritsyno Palace, Moscow

Bride in Russia Dies from Reaction to Nuts After Eating Dessert...

We provide strategies to help prevent similar tragedies in the future.
Tessa Perez

Mom, Who Turned 11-Year-Old Tessa’s Death from Anaphylaxis into Life for...

Tessa died after eating a candy bar that triggered anaphylaxis. Her legacy lives on in the lives of others.
Court of Appeals

Court Denies Parents’ Request for Appeal in Food Allergy Death of...

Tragedy highlights the importance of early administration of epinephrine when anaphylaxis is suspected.