Archive | May, 2013

U.S. House of Representatives Passes School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act

School Access to Epinephrine Expanding the availability of epinephrine auto-injectors in schools is a significant advocacy focus for FARE. With approximately 20-25 percent of epinephrine administrations in the school setting involving students or staffers whose allergy was unknown at the time of the event,  the availability of undesignated epinephrine auto-injectors — devices that are not [...]

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Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) Takes Action to Address Growing Problem of Food Allergy Bullying

Food allergy bullying is a growing problem in schools across the country. About a third of kids with food allergies report that they have been bullied specifically because of their allergies. FARE’s “It’s Not a Joke” Campaign can help you learn more about food allergies and how you can prevent food allergy bullying. Watch our [...]

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