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The silent fears of going to school and summercamp with food allergies.

If daily life activities don’t seem to feel normal when you have food allergies you are not alone. Going back to school or a summer camp is not  exciting times of the year for students with food allergies or their parents.   1,731 more words

Peanut Allergy

The EpiBracelet–a Wearable, Portable and Fashionable Automatic Epinephrine Injection Device

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The EpiBracelet

Michael L. Langan, M.D.

Summary:

Anaphylaxis is a severe medical emergency that if not treated quickly and appropriately can be fatal. It occurs unexpectedly and may progress rapidly in patients of all ages, but most often in the young and otherwise healthy. 772 more words

Health

The EpiBracelet--a Wearable, Portable and Fashionable Automatic Epinephrine Injection Device

http://www.slideshare.net/MichaelLangan/slideshelf

The EpiBracelet 

Michael L. Langan, M.D.

Summary:

Anaphylaxis is a severe medical emergency that if not treated quickly and appropriately can be fatal. It occurs unexpectedly and may progress rapidly in patients of all ages, but most often in the young and otherwise healthy. 11,063 more words

Adrenaline

A Contract of Adhesion (or: Paying for Priceless Medicine)

In law, the term “contract of adhesion” refers to a deal between parties that are so disparate in their bargaining power as to leave one of them with all the say-so and the other with no other option but to go along with the terms.   2,233 more words

Personal

Face, Airway, Stomach, Total body

They tell you what can happen. They teach you what to do if/when it does. They even say something about things progressing really  quickly – the entire body shutting down within minutes. 133 more words

Right Here Right Now

Community Support *** Illawarra Christian School

Last Friday I had the pleasure of presenting Beth Ellerman of Illawarra Christian School with some FREE Epi-pens and Ventolin to help them take the best care of the Albion Park students in their care. 95 more words

Albion Park

Milk Allergy Death Of 16-Year-Old Leads To Lawsuit

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minnesota family wants restaurants to make changes after an allergic reaction took the life of their son.

Scott Johnson, 16, had a severe milk allergy since birth. 592 more words

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