Peanut Allergies

At Dixon Academy in Detroit. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Michigan House Votes To Put EpiPens In Schools

Supporters of the legislation say a quarter of anaphylactic shock incidents in schools occur among students unaware that they have an allergy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2013

Michigan May Require All Schools To Have EpiPens

“This is a no-brainer … We have another relatively simple way to look out for our students.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2013

Nick (Photo provided by Kathy Williams)

Mom Demands School Go Peanut-Free For Allergic Child

The parents of a 10-year-old boy with a deadly nut allergy are suing the Livonia School District.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

Peanut Butter Smeared Letter May Bring Charges Against Sender

A Michigan woman who told police she’s highly allergic to peanuts wants assault charges against her husband’s ex-wife for sending him a letter smeared with peanut butter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2011


Several Items Recalled For Consumer Safety

Several items have been recalled for consumer safety:Keebler jumbo fudge sticks, paintball guns from KEE Action Sports and items from Circle City Marketing (dba Candy Dynamics).

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2011