A group of 20 Democratic senators, including Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, sent a letter to pharmaceutical company Mylan NV on Tuesday requesting details about the “exorbitantly expensive” price of its EpiPen auto-injector. Mylan has been widely criticized in recent weeks for the high cost of the lifesaving drug, which has risen an estimated 500… Read more »
It was slumber a party meant to celebrate th end of summer and beginning of the eight grade. But things took a tragic turn that night of August 2015 when Annie LeGere, who had environmental allergies but no known food allergies, went into anaphylaxis. Her friends called 911 and a police officer was on the scene when her mom, Shelly, arrived at… Read more »
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A waiter could be facing criminal charges after a man suffered a near-fatal allergic reaction to seafood at a restaurant.
A group of more than 200 scientists involved for more than 10 years in a major Canadian research effort on allergic disease will receive government funding to continue their work until 2019.
FDA gets new powers to curtail cross-contact during transportation.
A widely debated topic in the food allergy community is whether or not food allergens should be allowed into a home when a family member is food-allergic.
Mylan announced on Aug. 29 that it will launch a generic version of its EpiPen at half the cost of the patented original.
CEO Heather Bresch says Mylan NV is taking “immediate action” to reduce patient cost of EpiPens