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Finally a trial date has been set, over one year after Mr. Alex Montreuil was attacked at Jewish General Hospital by having his known life-threatening allergen thrown in his face causing a severe allergic reaction. Evelyn Samantha Donis will stand trial for using a weapon in assaulting a person contrary to section 267(a) of the […]
By Doug Pinto Father and Co-Founder Don’t Go Nuts I wanted to write and share a father’s perspective to your wonderful community as a way of being supported in my personal search for meaning, in living with a severely allergic daughter. I thank you for the opportunity to be heard by so many who may understand […]
I had the pleasure of listening to Laurie Harada, Executive Director of Anaphylaxis Canada, speak about raising a confident child with food allergies at the Pfizer EpiPen Blogger Summit in Toronto last month. Her comments about getting Dads more involved were very interesting to me, so I interviewed Laurie on the topic below. Elizabeth: At […]
Food allergy advocates call for epinephrine injectors to be available in Hamilton Ontario food courts and restaurants following the death of Maia Santarelli-Gallo at a Burlington food court in March 2013. Dr. Mark Greenwald of EpiCenter Medical, Debbie Bruce of the Canadian Anaphylaxis Initiative, Maia’s mother Leah Gallo and Maia’s sister Zoe Gallo are interviewed […]