U.S. regulators on Tuesday warned the public about malfunctions involving some EpiPens, the emergency injectors for severe allergic reactions. The Food and Drug Administration issued the warning after drugmakers Pfizer and Mylan told medical providers that the problems could cause death or serious injuries. Pfizer manufactures the injectors for Mylan, which sells them. When held […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The first treatment for peanut allergies is about to hit the market, a big step toward better care for all kinds of food allergies — but still a long way from a cure. Friday’s approval by the Food and Drug Administration promises to bring some relief to families who’ve lived in fear […]
New Haven Public Schools apologizing after accidentally giving kids granola bars that may have contained nuts.
New Haven Public School released a statement Thursday apologizing to the school community for distributing a granola bar that was not approved to be served in the New Haven Public Schools due to possible nut ingredients.
Back to school: Students riding school bus now allowed to carry EpiPen, bus drivers trained to administer medication
The life saving EpiPen is at home and school but the unthinkable could happen on a familiar mode of transportation, tasked to get her back and forth safely — the school bus.
Today Jenn will be sharing some fun Oscar snack ideas with us, perfect for any at home viewing party.
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Bye-bye peanuts and Cracker Jack: the team will stop serving peanuts this season to better accomodate those who suffer from peanut allergies.