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Children Outgrow Food Allergies: You Need to Retest

Our children have been allergic to peanuts since they were babies, breaking out in hives when there were even trace amounts in any food they ate. So we’ve listed their allergy in all the forms we fill out each year for the school, and avoided bringing peanuts into our home….

7 Deaths Linked to EpiPen Failures

Failures of the potentially life-saving auto-injector EpiPen (epinephrine), used when someone has a severe allergic reaction, to work properly have led to 7 deaths so far this year, according to data from the FDA. Bloomberg News reports that through mid-September of this year, there were 228 reports of an EpiPen…