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Posted on: Fri, 09/07/2007 - 3:02am
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I am a new member to this site. I have visited it often but just decided to join since my son, who has a peanut allergy, is starting 1st grade. He was diagnosed as a baby but now that he is in public school, i am very nervous. I met with the teacher, nurse, etc. but my biggest fear is the school bus because they are telling me that he cannot have his Epi-Pen on the bus. I live in NJ and they are telling me that the laws states that only a registered nurse or someone certified can administer the Epi-Pen. So even if he carries the Epi-Pen on the bus the driver cannot administer it. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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