FOOD ALLERGY FIRST AID
Saturday, January 26, 2013
Drop in, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Open to All
New Canaan Library – Lamb Room
151 Main Street, New Canaan CT
Currently, 1 in 13 children and up to 15 million people the United States have a food allergy—so chances are, you know someone who is living with this potentially life-threatening medical condition. Join us for this drop-in informational session on what to do in case of a food allergy emergency.
Learn the signs of a reaction and how to handle an emergency.
Participate in EpiPen training sessions with a representative from Mylan
Create a food allergy action plan to carry with you so that you can be prepared.
Bring the whole family. Babysitters, neighbors, caregivers and friends are welcome.
Sponsored by FARE CT (Food Allergy Research & Education of Connecticut, formerly FAI CT).
This program is not sponsored by the New Canaan Library