The teenager suffered a severe anaphylactic reaction after his grilled chicken was later to be found marinated in buttermilk, triggering his dairy allergy.
Illinois Governor JB Pritzker has signed a law that would require insurance companies to cover costs for children in need of epinephrine injections for cases of severe allergic reactions.
Another generic epinephrine auto-injector called Adrenaclick, by Impax Laboratories, is also experiencing a shortage, the FDA announced.
Now that Wall Street is no longer restrained by the federal bailout, it's issuing stock options with a vengeance.
The EpiPen affair doesn't expose a broken system—healthcare was designed this way, with profit as the chief concern.