Articles for Tag: "epinephrine"

Infographic: The 411 on EpiPens 
Infographic: The 411 on EpiPens
The emergency auto-injector used to treat severe allergic reactions has been making headlines. Here’s what you need to know.
Anaphylactic shock: Do you know what to do?  Featured
Anaphylactic shock: Do you know what to do?
Extreme allergic reactions can have potentially devastating outcomes. One physician is preaching preparation.
Infographic: What to do when a child is having an allergic reaction 
Infographic: What to do when a child is having an allergic reaction
All caregivers should be educated about allergy action plans.
Kids are experiencing delayed allergic reactions 
Kids are experiencing delayed allergic reactions
A new study sheds light on a dangerous and little known risk of symptoms reappearing hours later.
What really happens when you’re afraid? 
What really happens when you’re afraid?
Whether it’s a fake zombie or something closer to reality, the reactions your body goes through when being scared are no trick or treat.
New law to protect kids with allergies 
New law to protect kids with allergies
New legislation will require schools to supply life-saving allergy medication.
Teen’s death puts allergic reactions in national spotlight 
Teen’s death puts allergic reactions in national spotlight
As more children are diagnosed with serious food allergies, parents should know how to prevent a life-threatening allergic reaction.