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Naples Daily News
Trial begins for Golden Gate man accused of fatally shaking, slamming infantthe 911 call, Collier County Sheriff's deputies and paramedics arrived on the s
Trial begins for Golden Gate man accused of fatally shaking, slamming infant
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
the 911 call, Collier County Sheriff's deputies and paramedics arrived on the scene. They injected the infant with the drug epinephrine to restart his heartbeat. They transported Ivan by ambulance to Physicians Regional Medical Center and then to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clothing store employee is FIRED after having an allergic reaction'should I call an ambulance' the manager ignores her. When she arrived at Lake
Clothing store employee is FIRED after having an allergic reaction
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
'should I call an ambulance' the manager ignores her. When she arrived at Lakeside Medical Clinic, they gave her a dose of epinephrine and Benadryl. She then got into an ambulance and she says that's when she received a text from her manager... Read more
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MedCity News
7 biotech and medtech companies confronting the rise of food allergiesproteins in the peanut that cause the most severe reactions.” On the device si
7 biotech and medtech companies confronting the rise of food allergies
MedCity News / Posted 2 days ago
proteins in the peanut that cause the most severe reactions.” On the device side, Windgap Medical is developing a wet/dry epinephrine auto-injector to treat anaphylaxis. The injector stores the drug in its dry form until needed. According to CEO... Read more
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Deseret News
What every parent needs to know about food allergiesher parents knew how to use an Epi-Pen, the device that can stop a life-threate
What every parent needs to know about food allergies
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
her parents knew how to use an Epi-Pen, the device that can stop a life-threatening allergic reaction with an injection of epinephrine. But when Natalie went into anaphylactic shock after eating a treat at a summer camp in 2014, emergency measures... Read more
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metro
Teen fired by text 'after severe allergic reaction leaving her near death'with Danielle being in such a bad state, they only made it as far as a medical
Teen fired by text 'after severe allergic reaction leaving her near death'
metro / Posted 3 days ago
with Danielle being in such a bad state, they only made it as far as a medical clinic, where she was given an epinephrine and was then sent to the hospital by ambulance. She said: ‘My throat had almost completely closed and I nearly... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Honor Roll for the week of June 26Fire Company ambulance responded and found the male unresponsive with CPR in pr
Niagara Honor Roll for the week of June 26
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Fire Company ambulance responded and found the male unresponsive with CPR in progress by Lewiston Police Department. An oral airway was secured and an epinephrine pen was administered. The patient was transported to EmStar and is alive... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Stress causes whole body deteriorationan animal perceives danger, a system kicks into gear: A chain reaction of signa
Stress causes whole body deterioration
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
an animal perceives danger, a system kicks into gear: A chain reaction of signals releases various hormones — most notably epinephrine (“adrenaline”), norepinephrine, and cortisol — from the adrenal glands above each kidney. These hormones boost... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Moko Rangitoheriri's violent and tragic last daysasked to stop at a pharmacy. There, she tried to buy an EPI PEN - a device used
Moko Rangitoheriri's violent and tragic last days
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
asked to stop at a pharmacy. There, she tried to buy an EPI PEN - a device used for injecting a measured dose or doses of epinephrine. Most often used for the treatment of anaphylaxis the pens are carried by severe allergy sufferers. Shailer was... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Event helps dispose of unwanted medicineherbal supplements, pet medications, medication samples, medicated ointments an
Event helps dispose of unwanted medicine
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
herbal supplements, pet medications, medication samples, medicated ointments and lotions, and unused needles (including epinephrine pens and pricking devices). The coalition will not accept business waste or used needles. Residents should... Read more
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Hamilton News
Hamilton council approves LED lighting, airport lease negotiation, pool enclosure bylawwrite a letter in support to the federal government to approve the nasal naloxo
Hamilton council approves LED lighting, airport lease negotiation, pool enclosure bylaw
Hamilton News / Posted 5 days ago
write a letter in support to the federal government to approve the nasal naloxone spray for wide use. Hamilton installs epinephrine auto-injectors in city recreation facilities Councillors agreed to install epinephrine auto-injectors in 72 city... Read more
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CTV News
Saskatoon woman says she was fired for having allergic reaction on the joband her skin started itching and she realized she was going into anaphylactic s
Saskatoon woman says she was fired for having allergic reaction on the job
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
and her skin started itching and she realized she was going into anaphylactic shock. Duperreault’s usually carries an epinephrine auto-injector in her purse in case of emergencies but had switched purses and didn’t have one that day. She says... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Paramedics to stop fire fighters from taking over medical calls.give. An unconscious diabetic pt if you give him glucagon and he has a pheochro
Paramedics to stop fire fighters from taking over medical calls.
Chatham Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
give. An unconscious diabetic pt if you give him glucagon and he has a pheochromocytoma ( tumor that releases Adrenalin and epinephrine which will put him in cardiac arrest. Paramedics do over 2 years of school and learn about pharmacology how... Read more
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PhysOrg
Comfort dogs bring healing in times of tragedyI say that animals regulate our nervous systems, I mean it. Levels of hormones
Comfort dogs bring healing in times of tragedy
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
I say that animals regulate our nervous systems, I mean it. Levels of hormones that kick in when we're threatened—cortisol, epinephrine, norepinephrine—drop. We become less prepared for fight or flight, the stress response.Dogs can bring about that... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
New Warnings for Severe Allergy Sufferersduring their first year of life. Doctors recommend patients with severe food a
New Warnings for Severe Allergy Sufferers
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
during their first year of life. Doctors recommend patients with severe food allergies to keep their auto injected epinephrine handy, or epi pen just in case. If you come into contact with your allergen use your epi-pen, take an... Read more
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FOX Business
Lessons That Must Be Learned the Hard Wayone, accept that how you reacted to past market crashes is the best indication
Lessons That Must Be Learned the Hard Way
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
one, accept that how you reacted to past market crashes is the best indication of how you'll respond to future ones, as epinephrine has a way of overruling past lessons you think you've learned.2. Earning a fortune with minimal effort Some of... Read more
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FOX Business
Lessons That Must Be Learned the Hard Wayone, accept that how you reacted to past market crashes is the best indication
Lessons That Must Be Learned the Hard Way
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
one, accept that how you reacted to past market crashes is the best indication of how you'll respond to future ones, as epinephrine has a way of overruling past lessons you think you've learned.2. Earning a fortune with minimal effort Some of... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Beacon Hill Roll Callwould allow optometrists, who meet certain standards, to treat glaucoma, to pre
Beacon Hill Roll Call
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
would allow optometrists, who meet certain standards, to treat glaucoma, to prescribe oral medications and to administer epinephrine to treat anaphylaxis. Currently, optometrists are permitted to diagnose and co-manage the treatment of glaucoma.... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
National Aquarium to release dolphins to seaside sanctuaryprompting people to send her cards. Allergy patients paying more for EpiPenAll
National Aquarium to release dolphins to seaside sanctuary
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
prompting people to send her cards. Allergy patients paying more for EpiPenAllergy patients paying more for EpiPen The epinephrine injections are the only way to stop an allergic reaction once it starts. (Source: KARE/NBC) The epinephrine... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Allergy patients paying more for EpiPen- Dr. Douglas McMahon hears daily complaints from patients in his allergy clini
Allergy patients paying more for EpiPen
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
- Dr. Douglas McMahon hears daily complaints from patients in his allergy clinics about the rising costs of EpiPens. The epinephrine injections are the only way to stop an allergic reaction once it starts. Now, with EpiPen as the only maker of... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Allergy patients paying more for EpiPen- Dr. Douglas McMahon hears daily complaints from patients in his allergy clini
Allergy patients paying more for EpiPen
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
- Dr. Douglas McMahon hears daily complaints from patients in his allergy clinics about the rising costs of EpiPens. The epinephrine injections are the only way to stop an allergic reaction once it starts. Now, with EpiPen as the only maker of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
EpiPens see price spikeDr. Douglas McMahon hears daily complaints from patients in his allergy clinics
EpiPens see price spike
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
Dr. Douglas McMahon hears daily complaints from patients in his allergy clinics about the rising costs of EpiPens. The epinephrine injections are the only way to stop an allergic reaction once it starts. Now, with EpiPen as the only maker of... Read more
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CNN
You're worried about the wrong animal attackand bees account for 33% of deaths. "Those with known significant allergies to
You're worried about the wrong animal attack
CNN / Posted 13 days ago
and bees account for 33% of deaths. "Those with known significant allergies to wasps, hornets, bees should always carry epinephrine auto-injectors to assure timely treatment when such an envenomation," he said. To minimize the risk of getting... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Low Serotonin: Treating Serotonin Deficiencyrelated to the actions of other neurotransmitters. For instance, low serotonin
Low Serotonin: Treating Serotonin Deficiency
Doctors Health Press / Posted 14 days ago
related to the actions of other neurotransmitters. For instance, low serotonin and dopamine are linked, as well as low norepinephrine, acetylcholine, epinephrine, glutamate, and gamma-aminobutyric acid. Low levels of serotonin are related to a... Read more
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Newsmax
Woman Dies of Boyfriend's Peanut Butter Kiss, Mom Raises Allergy Awarenesspeanuts. He had eaten peanut butter on toast, and Ducre-Lemay told him to call
Woman Dies of Boyfriend's Peanut Butter Kiss, Mom Raises Allergy Awareness
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
peanuts. He had eaten peanut butter on toast, and Ducre-Lemay told him to call 911. She wasn't carrying her Epipen, an epinephrine injector used to treat a severe allergy attack known as anaphylaxis. Dispatchers instructed Ducre-Lemay's... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Sh*t naturopaths say, part 6: Homeopathy for bipolar disorderdifficulty breathing or swallowing, the correct treatment is a trip to the emer
Sh*t naturopaths say, part 6: Homeopathy for bipolar disorder
ScienceBlogs / Posted 15 days ago
difficulty breathing or swallowing, the correct treatment is a trip to the emergency room and might even included inhaled epinephrine and/or steroids to keep the inflamed airway from closing. Treating such a child with homeopathic remedies could... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Injectors to fight allergic reactions under Rauner’s reviewafter police officers are trained. State Sen. Chris Nybo, who sponsored an ear
Injectors to fight allergic reactions under Rauner’s review
SaukValley.com / Posted 16 days ago
after police officers are trained. State Sen. Chris Nybo, who sponsored an earlier law permitting schools to keep epinephrine auto-injectors in stock for general use rather than just for students with prescriptions, worked with LeGere to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
School nurses play key role in kids’ health,...When an elementary school student recently suffered a severe allergic reaction,
School nurses play key role in kids’ health,...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 18 days ago
When an elementary school student recently suffered a severe allergic reaction, the school nurse administered emergency epinephrine before paramedics arrived. And when a middle school student’s finger was accidentally severed, the quick-thinking... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Law clears way for drug overdose antidote in schoolsto administer the drug to anyone they believe may be suffering an opioid overdo
Law clears way for drug overdose antidote in schools
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
to administer the drug to anyone they believe may be suffering an opioid overdose, much the same way a nurse can use an epinephrine auto-injector to treat a student suffering a life-threatening allergic reaction. But some school districts in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
State measure would allow wider use of injectors to fight allergic reactionsreaction at a sleepover party, police and other first responders in Illinois ma
State measure would allow wider use of injectors to fight allergic reactions
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
reaction at a sleepover party, police and other first responders in Illinois may soon be authorized and trained to carry epinephrine auto-injectors under a measure approved by the state legislature. The Annie LeGere Law, which was sent to the... Read more
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examiner.com
Woman dies after kissing PB eating boyfriend: Kept severe peanut allergy hiddenthe Medic-alert bracelet she had, which would have identified the serious aller
Woman dies after kissing PB eating boyfriend: Kept severe peanut allergy hidden
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
the Medic-alert bracelet she had, which would have identified the serious allergy. The paramedics did administer a dose of epinephrine, but she died at the hospital due to lack of oxygen to her brain. News 12 reports that this incident occurred in... Read more
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examiner.com
Woman dies after kissing boyfriend: Death from peanut butter peck serves to warnpump inhaler to open up her lungs, but it did not work. Her boyfriend called 91
Woman dies after kissing boyfriend: Death from peanut butter peck serves to warn
examiner.com / Posted 20 days ago
pump inhaler to open up her lungs, but it did not work. Her boyfriend called 911, and paramedics administered a dose of epinephrine, but she died of cardiopulmonary arrest on route to the ER. She was not carrying an EpiPen or wearing any type of... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
How to Treat a Swollen Uvula (Uvulitis)it swell. This is usually a sign that an anaphylactic reaction is occurring and
How to Treat a Swollen Uvula (Uvulitis)
Doctors Health Press / Posted 20 days ago
it swell. This is usually a sign that an anaphylactic reaction is occurring and requires immediate treatment. Administer an epinephrine shot (EpiPen) or seek emergency medical attention at once.Genetics A cleft lip or cleft palate is a type of... Read more
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FOX News
Mom of woman who died after kiss from boyfriend warns of severe allergiespump inhaler once she began having trouble breathing, and the boyfriend called
Mom of woman who died after kiss from boyfriend warns of severe allergies
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
pump inhaler once she began having trouble breathing, and the boyfriend called 911. Paramedics administered a dose of epinephrine but she suffered cardiopulmonary arrest on the way to the hospital, CTV News reported. More on this... A... Read more
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Daily Mail
Montreal woman, 20, dies after kissing boyfriend who had eaten peanutsShe also hopes that people at risk will carry epipens with them at all times.
Montreal woman, 20, dies after kissing boyfriend who had eaten peanuts
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
She also hopes that people at risk will carry epipens with them at all times. Myriam did not carry her epipen - an epinephrine autoinjector that is used to treat serious allergic reactions - on the night that she died, her mother... Read more
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CTV News
Peanut-allergy death: Warning from mother of woman killed by a kissthe onset of allergic reaction symptoms, such as shortness of breath or an itch
Peanut-allergy death: Warning from mother of woman killed by a kiss
CTV News / Posted 22 days ago
the onset of allergic reaction symptoms, such as shortness of breath or an itchy mouth, and administering the first dose of epinephrine is a significant risk factor in the development of severe anaphylaxis or anaphylactic death. "(This) is why you... Read more
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Daily Mail
Family sues Panera Bread over peanut butter on six-old's sandwichher to the hospital while he stayed with their two-year-old daughter. Hospital
Family sues Panera Bread over peanut butter on six-old's sandwich
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
her to the hospital while he stayed with their two-year-old daughter. Hospital staff gave the little girl a shot of epinephrine after hives appeared on her body. According to the lawsuit, a similar mistake happened a month later at the... Read more
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FOX News
Panera sued for serving peanut butter to child with severe allergystomach and hives over her entire body. The girl was discharged the following m
Panera sued for serving peanut butter to child with severe allergy
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
stomach and hives over her entire body. The girl was discharged the following morning after being administered a shot of epinephrine. Russo told the Boston Globe that he called the Panera that night and asked the manager, "Is someone doing this... Read more
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Daily Record
Sunshine, travel - and jellyfish stings? Be preparedfrom the allergen; give them oral antihistamines if needed. If the situation is
Sunshine, travel - and jellyfish stings? Be prepared
Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
from the allergen; give them oral antihistamines if needed. If the situation is life-threatening, consider the use of epinephrine. Mosquitoes biting? Ideally the first step is to prevent mosquito bites. If not, use an over-the-counter product... Read more
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The News & Observer
‘Am I going to die?’ Parents sue Panera over peanut butter in grilled cheeseher mother took her to the hospital. Just as she was about to be discharged, sh
‘Am I going to die?’ Parents sue Panera over peanut butter in grilled cheese
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
her mother took her to the hospital. Just as she was about to be discharged, she broke out in hives and required a shot of epinephrine. She stayed the night in the hospital and was released the next morning. John Russo said he called the Natick... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Summertime: Proceed with fun and cautionand protect with another barrier such as a bandage. ■Allergic reaction: Remove
Summertime: Proceed with fun and caution
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
and protect with another barrier such as a bandage. ■Allergic reaction: Remove the person from the allergen; give them oral antihistamines if needed. If the situation is life-threatening, consider the use of epinephrine. jwhalen@standardspeaker... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
FDA rejects Adamis' emergency drug for severe allergic reactionhalf its value in premarket trading. The company said it received the FDA's "c
FDA rejects Adamis' emergency drug for severe allergic reaction
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
half its value in premarket trading. The company said it received the FDA's "complete response letter" late Friday for the epinephrine injection, a pre-filled single-dose treatment. The regulator has asked Adamis to expand two studies on the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Natick family sues Panera for peanut butter in grilled cheeseafter eating the sandwich and was taken to the hospital by her parents, where s
Natick family sues Panera for peanut butter in grilled cheese
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
after eating the sandwich and was taken to the hospital by her parents, where she broke out in hives, was given a shot of epinephrine, and stayed the night. John Russo, the girl’s father, said he called the manager of the Natick Panera the night... Read more
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Boston Globe
They keep smiling for Abbie Benfordfood allergies. Using grapefruits, Stephen and Amy Benford trained Abbie, her
They keep smiling for Abbie Benford
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
food allergies. Using grapefruits, Stephen and Amy Benford trained Abbie, her friends, and her brother David how to inject epinephrine, the drug of choice for treating a life-threatening allergic reaction called anaphylaxis. Symptoms can include a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Family of allergic child sues Panera for putting peanut butter in grilled cheese sandwichhis wife, Elissa, have been vigilant about explaining her condition at restaura
Family of allergic child sues Panera for putting peanut butter in grilled cheese sandwich
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
his wife, Elissa, have been vigilant about explaining her condition at restaurants, and never leaving the house without an epinephrine pen in case of accidental exposure. When Elissa used Panera’s online system Jan. 28 to order from the Natick... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
What Ohio lawmakers passed before going on summer breakhas been eliminated. (HB 37) Suffer from extreme allergies. Ohio is expanding
What Ohio lawmakers passed before going on summer break
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
has been eliminated. (HB 37) Suffer from extreme allergies. Ohio is expanding the places that allow the availability of epinephrine autoinjectors, or EpiPens, used to quickly treat sudden allergic reactions. (HB 200) Are a veteran. County... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Jury: Man innocent in death of childmust find him not guilty,” said Pence. Pence reminded the jury about the fact
Jury: Man innocent in death of child
Nevada Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
must find him not guilty,” said Pence. Pence reminded the jury about the fact that Ava was given 10 times the amount of epinephrine that she was supposed to get when she was brought to the hospital. Dr. Corey Mcleod testified that he learned... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Jury: man innocent in daughter’s deathmust find him not guilty,” said Pence. Pence reminded the jury about the fact
Jury: man innocent in daughter’s death
Nevada Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
must find him not guilty,” said Pence. Pence reminded the jury about the fact that Ava was given 10 times the amount of epinephrine that she was supposed to get when she was brought to the hospital. Dr. Corey Mcleod testified that he learned... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
| NevadaAppeal.commust find him not guilty,” said Pence. Pence reminded the jury about the fact
| NevadaAppeal.com
Nevada Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
must find him not guilty,” said Pence. Pence reminded the jury about the fact that Ava was given 10 times the amount of epinephrine that she was supposed to get when she was brought to the hospital. Dr. Corey Mcleod testified that he learned... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Red Cross issues safety tips for summer travelersfrom the allergen; give them oral antihistamines if needed. If the situation is
Red Cross issues safety tips for summer travelers
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 28 days ago
from the allergen; give them oral antihistamines if needed. If the situation is life-threatening, consider the use of epinephrine. To avoid any traveling or vacation mishaps, here is what the American Red Cross suggested: Vacationers should... Read more
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York Daily Record
Do you really need painkillers after surgery?further enhances pain management by intraoperative injection of the knee capsul
Do you really need painkillers after surgery?
York Daily Record / Posted 29 days ago
further enhances pain management by intraoperative injection of the knee capsule with a mixture of bupivacaine with epinephrine and ketorolac. Post-operatively, the anti-inflammatory, neuro-modulating and narcotic medications are... Read more
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