Allergies http://wesa.fm en PA Senator Introduces EpiPen Bill http://wesa.fm/post/pa-senator-introduces-epipen-bill <p>A Pennsylvania senator is trying to make schools a little safer for children with life threatening allergies.</p><p>Pennsylvania Sen. Matt Smith (D-Allegheny County) introduced legislation earlier this month that would require all Pennsylvania schools to maintain a supply of epinephrine auto-injectors, commonly known as EpiPens.</p><p>Senate Bill 898 is designed to help students going into anaphylactic shock after experiencing a potentially fatal allergic reaction.</p> Tue, 28 May 2013 16:03:05 +0000 Michael Lynch 10322 at http://wesa.fm