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Juneau schools stocked with emergency EpiPens

...the higher standard of preparedness encouraged by the president's Nov. 13 signature on the School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act.The act gives the Department of Health and Human Services the authority to give funding preferences to states that...
Northwest Digest

...said. Anaphylactic shock is usually treated with a shot of epinephrine, Steiner said. The time between a sting and possible it's best to call an ambulance, which will have the epinephrine on board, Steiner said. "The treatment is 911," he said...
'Cookie Sunday' can be deadly

...left untreated. Treatment consists of an immediate shot of epinephrine to halt the allergic reaction, followed by close monitoring...keeps Benadryl and an Epi-Pen (a device designed to inject epinephrine in case of emergency) on hand for him in case of accidental...
Naturopaths say new state rules are a bad RX

...and April 17, 2008 and that Kane inquired in 1996 about her authority to prescribe and administer certain drugs such as epinephrine, penicillin and silver nitrate. The department informed her that if a product requires a prescription that a naturopath...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...visiting you in your home or workplace, helping prevent a communicable disease, explaining your medication or the use of your epinephrine pen. These men and women deserve better working conditions, better salaries and respect for their work in all the varied...


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