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“She is not an autism expert, none of us are. But she has learned to be a thoughtful, kind human who knows differences are good, beautiful and something to be proud of.”

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Can You Be Allergic to the Holidays? Actually, Yes

Tis the season for Christmas trees, poinsettias, mistletoe and scented candles. But if your nose looks like Rudolph’s, it’s a little hard to feel jolly.

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How One College Student Is Changing the Lives for Allergy-Sufferers While Traveling

For families that have kids with food allergies, traveling can be stressful—especially on flights. Alexa Jordan is determined to change that.

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American Airlines Will Now Carry Auvi-Q Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

American Airlines will make it easier for anyone with allergies to fly the friendly skies.

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This State Is the First to Require Insurance Companies to Cover EpiPens for Kids

Will more states follow in making this life-saving tool accessible to kids?

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This Experimental Treatment Could Be a Literal Lifesaver for Kids with Peanut Allergies

This new treatment offers real hope for families dealing with food allergies.

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There Aren’t Enough EpiPens to Go Around & Some Kids Can’t Go to School

A major EpiPen shortage means many kids with life-threatening allergies have to miss school—here’s why.

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The FDA Has Approved Generic EpiPens & This Is Huge for Kids with Allergies

This news is a literal life-saver for thousands of children.

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There’s a Major EpiPen Shortage Right Now—Here’s What Parents Can Do

Earlier this week the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a statement that there is currently a shortage of EpiPens.

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Parents Rejoice As An EpiPen Competitor Becomes Available at Much Lower Cost

Allergic reactions are no joke, and it doesn’t help that Mylan’s EpiPen has spiked the price by 400 percent. Fortunately, privately held drugmaker Kaleo announced Wednesday plans for a U.S. relaunch of its epinephrine auto-injector in early 2017. EpiPen’s rival,…

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EpiPen’s 400 Percent Price Hike Has Parents Worried

For parents with kids who have severe allergies, the EpiPen is literally a life-saver. An EpiPen is a portable device that delivers epinephrine and can stop anaphylactic shock due to a life-threatening allergic reaction.
Unfortunately, the pharmaceutical company Mylan has…

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