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The number of reactions requiring stock epinephrine tripled over 5 years.
Expanded survey looked at more than 6,500 elementary, middle and high schools.
New legislation provides for training with epinephrine auto-injectors and liability protection.
Novel legislation helpful since pharmacy likely closest in an emergency.
The Canadian airline WestJet has announced it is not carrying epinephrine auto-injectors in its medical kits
Nurse practitioner behind project of mass placement of stock auto-injectors.