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Stock Epi Use Rises Sharply at New York City Schools

The number of reactions requiring stock epinephrine tripled over 5 years.

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Stock Epi Used in 38% of Anaphylactic Reactions in U.S. Schools

Expanded survey looked at more than 6,500 elementary, middle and high schools.

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Spring 2016 – U.S. Edition

To see the Canadian edition click here. Field Trips & Allergies: It is possible for kids at risk of anaphylaxis to go safely on adventures beyond classrooms — here’s how. Features: 15 Big celiac questions with expert solutions; is peanut OIT ready?; the allergy-fighting garden & our spring allergy quiz. News: Wide risk-taking with food labels, […]

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New Jersey Expands Access to Stock Epi With New Law

New legislation provides for training with epinephrine auto-injectors and liability protection.

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Law Allows Texas Pharmacists to Give Epinephrine for Allergic Reactions

Novel legislation helpful since pharmacy likely closest in an emergency.

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WestJet Halts Carrying Auto-Injectors on Flights

The Canadian airline WestJet has announced it is not carrying epinephrine auto-injectors in its medical kits

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The Canadian Town Where Stock Epinephrine is the New AED

Nurse practitioner behind project of mass placement of stock auto-injectors.

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Back-to-School with Food Allergies: 7 Must-Have Tools

Back-to-school season is a big deal in every student’s life. But when a child has food allergies, a parent must super organized and communicate well to ensure that the school is on top of anaphylaxis prevention measures and safety protocols. Also essential is that your student gets to be a full participant in school life, […]

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‘Stock Epi’ Expanding Well Beyond Schools Under New Laws

Under entity laws, “stock epi” is moving to public venues – including theme parks, restaurants, sports arenas and daycares

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Meet FARE’s Champion of Stock Epinephrine Laws

She has a master’s degree and more than 20 years’ experience in public policy and philanthropy – but behind the professional demeanor, Jennifer Jobrack also knows the worrisome realities of life as a food allergy mom. Jobrack first became involved in food allergy advocacy when she joined the Food Allergy Initiative (FAI) in 2010 as […]

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