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Parents fear for school-bound children with food allergies (VIDEO)

There are mixed emotions when parents send a child off to school, but for parents of children with food allergies, the fear can be overwhelming.

Monday - 05/14/2012, 07:06am EDT

Tags: parenting, food allergy, peanut allergy, Neal Augenstein, Food Allergy Awareness Week, Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network,

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EpiPen bill nears passage in Virginia

Months after the death of a 7-year-old Chesterfield County girl who suffered an anaphylactic attack after a fellow student gave her peanuts at recess, Virginia is closing in on a law that would require schools to maintain epinephrine pens.

Wednesday - 04/11/2012, 11:49am EDT

Tags: epinephrine, Virginia General Assembly, EpiPens, Thanita Glancey, Neal Augenstein, Amarria Johnson