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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Paxinosa Elementary renovations come in $5 million under budgetpolicy 210.1, which allows the school district physician to issue standing orde
Paxinosa Elementary renovations come in $5 million under budget
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 hours ago
policy 210.1, which allows the school district physician to issue standing orders for emergency use of both naloxone and epinephrine in schools. Naloxone, also known as Narcan, blocks the effects of opioids in case of overdose. The medicine has... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Food-triggered atopic dermatitis in children may lead to life-threatening anaphylaxis riskat Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. "These children need a
Food-triggered atopic dermatitis in children may lead to life-threatening anaphylaxis risk
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. "These children need an emergency action plan and an injectable epinephrine to keep them safe." Related Stories The study followed 298 patients with food-triggered atopic dermatitis. A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Takeda Presents Analyses From Vedolizumab Data in Ulcerative Colitis At 2016 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meetingreaction occurs, administration of vedolizumab must be discontinued immediately
Takeda Presents Analyses From Vedolizumab Data in Ulcerative Colitis At 2016 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
reaction occurs, administration of vedolizumab must be discontinued immediately and appropriate treatment initiated (e.g., epinephrine and antihistamines). If a mild to moderate IRR occurs, the infusion rate can be slowed or interrupted and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Food allergies are nothing to play around withseveral areas of the body, make it hard to breathe and hard for your body to ci
Food allergies are nothing to play around with
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
several areas of the body, make it hard to breathe and hard for your body to circulate blood. The first-line treatment is epinephrine. It's a type of adrenaline that helps reverse the symptoms of a severe reaction. Thankfully there are ways to... Read more
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Quartz
A controversial theory may explain the real reason humans have allergiesencountered a nest of them. She handed me an EpiPen and told me to ram the syri
A controversial theory may explain the real reason humans have allergies
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
encountered a nest of them. She handed me an EpiPen and told me to ram the syringe into my thigh if I was stung again. The epinephrine would raise my blood pressure, open my airway–and perhaps save my life. I’ve been lucky: that afternoon was 35... Read more
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Sun Star
In search of an ideal cold medicinephenylephrine. There are also nasal sprays. A closer look at all these remedies
In search of an ideal cold medicine
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
phenylephrine. There are also nasal sprays. A closer look at all these remedies show some affinity to the hormones Nor-epinephrine and adrenaline, which are known to increase blood pressure by their ability to increase heart rate, and induce... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Early introduction of certain foods could prevent allergy developmentin which the blood pressure drops suddenly and the airways narrow, blocking nor
Early introduction of certain foods could prevent allergy development
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
in which the blood pressure drops suddenly and the airways narrow, blocking normal breathing. A quick injection of epinephrine can buy time to get emergency treatment. If not treated right away, anaphylactic shock can lead to... Read more
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Business Wire
Study Finds 90 Percent of Pump Programming Events for High-Alert Infusion Medications are Dose Adjustmentsin the areas of critical care, operating room, and anesthesia. The most frequen
Study Finds 90 Percent of Pump Programming Events for High-Alert Infusion Medications are Dose Adjustments
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
in the areas of critical care, operating room, and anesthesia. The most frequently titrated drug in the analysis was norepinephrine, which is used to treat hypotension (low blood pressure) and was titrated on average approximately 15 times... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Early Food Intolerance Symptoms You Should Not Ignore can kill you if your allergy produces an anaphylactic shock. If you have a seve
Early Food Intolerance Symptoms You Should Not Ignore 
Doctors Health Press / Posted 9 days ago
can kill you if your allergy produces an anaphylactic shock. If you have a severe allergy, you need to carry an EpiPen. It epinephrine (also known as adrenaline) which can stop the allergic reaction in it tracks long enough to get you to a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Why do we like being scared?with more oxygen in it, which is what we need to either fight the danger or fle
Why do we like being scared?
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
with more oxygen in it, which is what we need to either fight the danger or flee it as fast as we can. A hormone called epinephrine (which you probably know as adrenalin) is released to trigger these superpowers, and it can wind your body up so... Read more
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Daily Herald
After losing daughter, Elmhurst mom helps EpiPen law gain momentuma proposal named for Annie. She has spent the months since her daughter's deat
After losing daughter, Elmhurst mom helps EpiPen law gain momentum
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
a proposal named for Annie. She has spent the months since her daughter's death as an advocate for greater access to epinephrine auto-injectors, most commonly known as EpiPens, so watching the Senate vote board light up with "yes" votes was... Read more
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Philly.com
Making sense of food allergy research in the newsI ask a waiter if there are peanuts in the food we are ordering. Many states ev
Making sense of food allergy research in the news
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
I ask a waiter if there are peanuts in the food we are ordering. Many states even have established mandatory provision of Epinephrine auto injectors in schools, in case of anaphylaxis. Because of the increased incidence and heightened awareness,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
5 important things to know about food allergieshome kitchens, school lunchrooms. The only treatment is strict avoidance of cul
5 important things to know about food allergies
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 days ago
home kitchens, school lunchrooms. The only treatment is strict avoidance of culprit foods plus keeping self-injectable epinephrine available at all times. This sounds easy, but studies have shown many people have accidental exposures, often... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergywife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergy
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
wife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We have an EpiPen with us,'" Dana told KSTU. Epinephrine pens are used to treat severe allergic reactions. A third flight attendant relayed a message from the pilot... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergywife said, ‘We’re obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergy
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 17 days ago
wife said, ‘We’re obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We have an EpiPen with us,'” Dana told KSTU. Epinephrine pens are used to treat severe allergic reactions. A third flight attendant relayed a message from the pilot... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergywife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergy
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
wife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We have an EpiPen with us,'" Dana told KSTU. Epinephrine pens are used to treat severe allergic reactions. A third flight attendant relayed a message from the pilot... Read more
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New York Post
Doctor reveals horrors that make this hospital ‘dangerous for kids’several minutes. The attending doctor finally showed up, but just stood there o
Doctor reveals horrors that make this hospital ‘dangerous for kids’
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
several minutes. The attending doctor finally showed up, but just stood there offering no advice. My colleague found the epinephrine (adrenaline) and shot it into the IV, which the student doctor had to insert alone. The heartbeat started up... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergywife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergy
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 days ago
wife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We have an EpiPen with us,'" Dana told KSTU. Epinephrine pens are used to treat severe allergic reactions. A third flight attendant relayed a message from the pilot... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergywife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergy
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 days ago
wife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We have an EpiPen with us,'" Dana told KSTU. Epinephrine pens are used to treat severe allergic reactions. A third flight attendant relayed a message from the pilot... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergywife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergy
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
wife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We have an EpiPen with us,'" Dana told KSTU. Epinephrine pens are used to treat severe allergic reactions. A third flight attendant relayed a message from the pilot... Read more
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News.com.au
Family kicked off flight over nut allergythe flight after he accidentally ate an almond, Fox 13 reports. They boarded t
Family kicked off flight over nut allergy
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
the flight after he accidentally ate an almond, Fox 13 reports. They boarded the Allegiant passenger jet armed with an epinephrine pen — a device used to treat severe allergic reactions, also known as an EpiPen — and sanitising wipes for their... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergywife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergy
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 20 days ago
wife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We have an EpiPen with us,'" Dana told KSTU. Epinephrine pens are used to treat severe allergic reactions. A third flight attendant relayed a message from the pilot... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergywife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We
Family kicked off flight over peanut allergy
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
wife said, 'We're obviously flying on the plane, and we recognize the risks. We have an EpiPen with us,'" Dana told KSTU. Epinephrine pens are used to treat severe allergic reactions. A third flight attendant relayed a message from the pilot... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Family removed from flight because of peanut allergy concernsshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family removed from flight because of peanut allergy concerns
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyinto anaphylactic shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 20 days ago
into anaphylactic shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they had an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Bay Area Family Kicked Off Flight over Son’s Peanut Allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Bay Area Family Kicked Off Flight over Son’s Peanut Allergy
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Parents, kids want allergy drug more availableat the state Capitol to push for a bill allowing places such as theme parks, da
Parents, kids want allergy drug more available
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
at the state Capitol to push for a bill allowing places such as theme parks, day-care centers and sports stadiums to carry epinephrine, the medicine that reverses the effects of a food allergy. The bill has already passed the Senate and is... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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Crosscut
Are Seattle schools prepared for heroin epidemic?move into schools,” she says. For Mattey, the value in having naloxone on hand
Are Seattle schools prepared for heroin epidemic?
Crosscut / Posted 20 days ago
move into schools,” she says. For Mattey, the value in having naloxone on hand is equal to having a heart defibrillator or epinephrine. “We want to have the tools available to save a life,” she says. “We want to be prepared.” The point is well... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Is It Safe To Take Expired Drugs?But if you’re depending on something like an Epi-Pen to save your life, you wou
Is It Safe To Take Expired Drugs?
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 20 days ago
But if you’re depending on something like an Epi-Pen to save your life, you would want one with full strength drugs. The epinephrine in Epi-Pens is, in fact, a drug that gets significantly less effective after its expiration date. While you’re... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Family departing from Provo says they were kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergyshock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almo
Family departing from Provo says they were kicked off flight over son’s peanut allergy
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 20 days ago
shock over the weekend before their flight after accidentally ingesting an almond. They said they were armed with an epinephrine pen, which is used to help those with severe allergies, and wipes to sanitize their seats against traces of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Bill would allow public venues to carry epinephrineat the state Capitol to push for a bill allowing places such as theme parks, da
Bill would allow public venues to carry epinephrine
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 21 days ago
at the state Capitol to push for a bill allowing places such as theme parks, day-care centers and sports stadiums to carry epinephrine, the medicine that reverses the effects of a food allergy. The bill has already passed the Senate and is... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Are We In The Midst Of An Anxiety Epidemic?factors, like an imbalance of certain neurotransmitters, including gamma-aminob
Are We In The Midst Of An Anxiety Epidemic?
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 21 days ago
factors, like an imbalance of certain neurotransmitters, including gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), serotonin, dopamine and epinephrine. Serotonin is particularly important to feelings of well being; deficiencies are highly related to anxiety and... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris Twp. cops training to become EMTs“And EMTs are unique in their abilities.” McGuinness said EMTs can do things t
Morris Twp. cops training to become EMTs
Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
“And EMTs are unique in their abilities.” McGuinness said EMTs can do things that police officers cannot, like administer epinephrine to a patient in anaphylactic shock. McGuinness said he plans to have two trained EMTs on each shift, 24 hours... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Ask a Doctor: How do I choose a summer camp for a child with allergies and asthma?call 911, where the nearest hospital is and the quickest route there. If your
Ask a Doctor: How do I choose a summer camp for a child with allergies and asthma?
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
call 911, where the nearest hospital is and the quickest route there. If your child uses medications or if they carry an epinephrine auto injector for severe allergic reactions, visit the allergist before they leave for camp. Make sure their... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Some allergy sufferers turning to drops instead of shots for reliefyet for efficacy or safety. Dr. Aberle said studies show bad reactions are very
Some allergy sufferers turning to drops instead of shots for relief
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 26 days ago
yet for efficacy or safety. Dr. Aberle said studies show bad reactions are very rare, but she still has patients carry an epinephrine pen. "So worst case scenario, if they do have a sign of that serious reaction, they know what to do when that... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Families try controversial oral immunotherapy for food allergysystemic reactions," said Dr. Dinakar. "I haven't had anyone go into frank ana
Families try controversial oral immunotherapy for food allergy
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 27 days ago
systemic reactions," said Dr. Dinakar. "I haven't had anyone go into frank anaphylaxis. I have had one patient that needed epinephrine," said Dr. Jacobs. Patients keep an epi pen with them, and when they visit every two weeks for an increase in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Disparities exist in care for low-income kids with food allergychildren with food allergies from low-income families may not be able to afford
Disparities exist in care for low-income kids with food allergy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 27 days ago
children with food allergies from low-income families may not be able to afford foods free of their food allergen, obtain epinephrine or see an allergist who would counsel them on prevention and management of their food allergies. "This shows... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Why having a food allergy costs more for the poorest kidsbuying special allergen-free foods, seeing an allergy specialist who can do a f
Why having a food allergy costs more for the poorest kids
The Record Searchlight / Posted 27 days ago
buying special allergen-free foods, seeing an allergy specialist who can do a full panel of allergy tests, and having an epinephrine auto-injector, such as an EpiPen, on hand. Without access to these tools, she said, poor kids are more likely to... Read more
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Medical News Today
Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatmentthe exact cause of the syndrome is not known, research suggests that the sudden
Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
Medical News Today / Posted 27 days ago
the exact cause of the syndrome is not known, research suggests that the sudden release of stress hormones (norepinephrine, epinephrine, and dopamine) "stuns" the heart. Stunning the heart triggers changes in heart muscle cells and... Read more
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