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PA Senator Wants Schools Ready for Food Allergies

Senator Matt Smith (D-Allegheny/Washington) recently introduced legislation that would require Pennsylvania schools to have epinephrine auto-injectors on hand for the treatment of food allergy reactions.


The Pennsylvania House of Representatives introduced similar legislation last month.  Read more from ABC 27:

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