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News - April 25, 2014

Parents, doctors urge board to stock EpiPens in schools

Schools currently only keep anti-allergy drug for students with prescriptions, known allergies

by Chris Kenrick

Doctors and parents came out in force Tuesday to urge the Palo Alto Board of Education to require schools to stock medication that can save a child from dying from a sudden allergic reaction.

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Staff Writer Chris Kenrick can be emailed at ckenrick@paweekly.com.

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