Tag: tree nut allergy

Allison Rose Suhy

Parents Launch Food Allergy Advocacy in Memory of Their Daughter

Allison's family are determined that no other family should suffer the pain and grief they are feeling.
Conway Family

Children Honored for Saving Dad's Life with EpiPen

Michael Conway, 48, has his quick thinking children to thank for his life.
Lily Brennan

Tragedy Averted: Mom Threatening Legal Action Gets Pharmacist to Act

Mother files complaint over what she calls the 'horrifying and heartbreaking' treatment her daughter received.
Hickey's Pharmacy

Hero Pharmacist Saves Teen Suffering Anaphylaxis From Eating Nuts

"She was the picture of calm when everyone else was panicking. She’s a credit to herself and her profession."
James Turnbull

What We Learned From the James Turnbull Tragedy

We discuss strategies that might prevent similar tragedies in the future.
Milk

Study: Pre-Teen Children with Milk Allergy Smaller Than Peers with Nut...

Growth differences are more pronounced among school-aged kids
Officer George Hodgkiss

What We Learned from the George Hodgkiss Tragedy

Officer Hodgkiss was an officer with the Blytheville police force and a veteran of tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
Justin Mathews

Man Dies After Inhaling Walnut Particles from Sandblasting

'He inhaled probably a lot of walnut particles from the walnut blasting compound that was all over there....'

BAT II Study to Determine Effectiveness of 'Food Challenge in a...

The study will compare the accuracy of the Basophil Activation Test to the gold standard.