• 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.

  • Area schools guard against students’ allergic reactions

    The D.C.-area\’s two largest school systems say they tailor health plans to individual students who suffer from potentially deadly allergies.