anaphylaxis

She suffered a severe allergic reaction, slipped into a coma and died from multi-organ failure.
I personally have seen the light start to fade in my son’s eyes as he struggled to breathe upon exposure to peanuts.
It has been two years this month since my daughter had what we now refer to as her “most violent anaphylaxis.” I wish I could
EpiPen has become the industry standard and in most cases the only option, and a price surge for this product certainly warrants this current uproar.
The EpiPen, a pre-filled automated syringe used to treat serious allergic reactions, is the latest example of what happens
Mylan is making an offer that appears to be more altruistic than it really is.
It was one year ago, August 25, 2015, when my one-year-old daughter Cecelia almost died of anaphylaxis. She had asked for
The EpiPen, an easy-to-use injectable shot filled with medicine that can stop a life-threatening allergic reaction, has increased
If you feel you are at risk for anaphylaxis and need help creating an action plan, make an appointment with your allergist. An allergist will be able to conduct a thorough investigation into your risk for anaphylaxis and potential causes.
When separated, exercise and this particular food did not cause allergic reactions.
Jerome Bettis was a Superbowl XL champion and when he retired, he was ranked fifth all-time in rushing with 13,662 yards on 3,479 career carries. In a word, he was unstoppable... unless, that is, he came across a piece of shrimp or shellfish.
My son said the most frightening moment he has ever had was when an airline manager in Denver told us, "If you think he's going to die, don't get on the plane."
He's a kid. I'm the adult here, and it's my job to protect him because kids are emotionally, physically, and mentally immature.
As a parent with a food allergic child, I feel a constant low-grade anxiety about meals. The world is full of culinary land mines, and I try to map a path to navigate around them for my child.
It is unnatural for a childhood to be robbed of its freedom by worry and disease. But only strict vigilance and avoidance of allergens can protect a child like mine, and with this come many restrictions.
Our toddler daughter stopped breathing in our arms after eating a bite of food to which she was severely allergic. The EpiPen injection we quickly gave her likely saved her life.