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Health Canada warning Canadians of EpiPen shortage.

Pfizer Canada has advised Health Canada that there is currently a shortage of EpiPen auto-injectors in the 0.3 mg format (DIN 00509558).

The shortage is reported to be due to a manufacturing disruption and is currently anticipated to be resolved by March 2, 2018. 137 more words

Maritime News

EpiPen shortage for 0.3 mg dose, to be resolved by March

TORONTO – The Canadian distributor of the EpiPen says there is a shortage of one size of the emergency treatment for people at risk of life-threatening allergic reactions. 185 more words


Digital Dad: Nut allergy, the biggest party pooper in town.

What started out as an innocent bite turned into a life threatening, life altering situation.

It happened one Saturday morning. On seeing his Mum attempting to scoff down a peanut butter bagel before starting the 100+ chores every parent has, Thing 2 innocently asked if he could try some of her bagel. 719 more words

Anaphylaxis, Clean Water, and Security

“I’m a bit scared, Daddy.” My son says. I try to remain impassive, but he can see what I’m thinking. He’s thinking the same thing. 724 more words


Why we make our home allergen free

That first diagnosis is scary. You are sitting in the allergist’s office waiting for the results of the skin or blood testing. And it’s positive. I know for me, my mind raced, what is the next step. 992 more words

Food Allergies

New York City parents petition for EpiPens in all schools after grilled cheese allergy death

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Thousands of New York City parents have signed a petition for city schools to require EpiPens on their campuses following the death of a toddler who had a deadly allergic reaction. 146 more words