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Two die because of reactions to undeclared allergen ingredients

TWO DIE BECAUSE OF REACTIONS TO UNDECLARED ALLERGEN INGREDIENTS

Two people in England died after having allergic reactions linked to eating at Pret A Manger in different incidents. Celia Marsh, 42,...

Everything parents need to know about food allergies

EVERYTHING PARENTS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT FOOD ALLERGIES

If a child goes into anaphylaxis, what should a parent do?

 
 
 
Miracle Pup “Comes Back From The Dead” After Severe Reaction To Anesthesia

MIRACLE PUP “COMES BACK FROM THE DEAD” AFTER SEVERE REACTION TO ANESTHESIA

On Monday, March 26, a small, mixed breed pooch named Stupe arrived at South Africa's Highveld Ridge SPCA for a routine neuter. Within...

Briefly: Vietnam vets - Diaper Duty - Red meat anaphylaxis

BRIEFLY: VIETNAM VETS - DIAPER DUTY - RED MEAT ANAPHYLAXIS

Every hour of every day people around the world are living with and working to resolve food safety issues. Here is a sampling of current...

 
 
 
Epinephrine Auto-Injector Versus Drawn Up Epinephrine for Anaphylaxis Management: A Scoping Review*

EPINEPHRINE AUTO-INJECTOR VERSUS DRAWN UP EPINEPHRINE FOR ANAPHYLAXIS MANAGEMENT: A SCOPING REVIEW*

Objective: Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening event. Most clinical symptoms of anaphylaxis can be reversed by prompt intramuscular administration...

Less Than Half of Young People With Anaphylaxis Are Given Epinephrine Before Reaching Hospital

LESS THAN HALF OF YOUNG PEOPLE WITH ANAPHYLAXIS ARE GIVEN EPINEPHRINE BEFORE REACHING HOSPITAL

Epinephrine is the only first-line treatment for anaphylaxis, a severe, life-threatening allergic reaction. However, a July 2017 study...

 
 
 
Too Few Children Get EpiPen When Needed: Study

TOO FEW CHILDREN GET EPIPEN WHEN NEEDED: STUDY

First-line treatment for severe allergic reaction is often neglected Related MedlinePlus Pages: Anaphylaxis , Children's Health ,...

Arm Yourself Against Insect Sting Allergies

ARM YOURSELF AGAINST INSECT STING ALLERGIES

Steps to take the bite out of dangerous bugs Related MedlinePlus Pages: Allergy , Anaphylaxis , Insect Bites and Stings

 
 
 
Nearly 4 Percent of Americans Suffer from Food Allergies

NEARLY 4 PERCENT OF AMERICANS SUFFER FROM FOOD ALLERGIES

Study finds most common allergy is to shellfish, but peanuts also pose big threat Related MedlinePlus Pages: Anaphylaxis , Food Allergy

Food safety threat in plain sight; counter measures less clear

FOOD SAFETY THREAT IN PLAIN SIGHT; COUNTER MEASURES LESS CLEAR

Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part series about food allergies and the efforts by public health agencies, schools, legislators...

 
 
 
EpiPen Out-Of-Pocket Costs More Than Doubled Over Decade

EPIPEN OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS MORE THAN DOUBLED OVER DECADE

Study questions steep price hikes for lifesaving drugs, even among insured patients Related MedlinePlus Pages: Anaphylaxis , Medicines

What Every Dog Parent Needs To Know About Vaccine Reactions

WHAT EVERY DOG PARENT NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT VACCINE REACTIONS

Vaccinations have saved countless lives - both human and animal. But as with all pharmaceutical products, they have their side effects....