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For allergy sufferers, treatment is now at hand

By GREGORY ZELLER // Most allergy-related emergencies stem from some simple problem. When a patient can’t find his auto-injector, or doesn’t know how to use it, or the medication inside is expired, bad things happen. Collectively called anaphylaxis, allergic reactions can be life-threatening events with a frighteningly fast onset. But modern medical science can stand toe-to-toe – if patients know how to store, access and apply the proper tools, according to Dr. Gregory Puglisi, a…