Monthly Archives: July 2016

Smartphone app gives patients power to help ensure medication serial numbers authentic

Leading biopharmaceutical company’s smartphone app gives patients the power to help ensure medication serial numbers are authentic (BPT) – Smartphones can do just about anything these days – from tracking your sleep, to controlling your electricity and streaming television. Now, thanks to an app developed by EMD Serono, Inc., the North America biopharmaceutical business of…

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5 tips for protecting kids with food allergies at school

5 tips for protecting kids with food allergies at school (BPT) – If it seems like life-threatening food allergies are more common than they were when you were a kid, you’re not imagining it. The number of children with food allergies increased by nearly 50 percent between 1997 and 2011, according to a study conducted…

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Back-to-school 101 for kids with allergies and asthma

Back-to-school 101 for kids with allergies and asthma (BPT) – There are lots of things kids get excited about when they go back to school. From brand new lunch boxes loaded with pudding cups, to shiny 64-packs of crayons and catching up with friends they haven’t seen for awhile, anticipation is in the air. But…

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