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Latest Epinephrine autoinjector Stories

2013-05-24 23:23:22

H.R. 2094 is a potentially life-saving bill introduced by Rep. Phil Roe and House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, which encourages states to adopt laws requiring schools to stock epinephrine auto-injectors in case of life-threatening anaphylactic emergencies. McLean, VA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-TN) and House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) yesterday reintroduced the School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act (H.R. 2094), legislation championed by Food Allergy Research &...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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