Anaphylaxis,American Sign Language

Cool Kids Samantha James, Talia Kasten help ASL teacher during scary situation

November 18, 2016
in Kids

PASADENA, Calif. (KABC) -- Our ABC7 Cool Kids for Thursday, Nov. 17, are Samantha James and Talia Kasten, who both stepped in to help their American Sign Language teacher survive a severe allergic reaction to food. Sonya Wilson teaches ASL at Marshall Fundamental Secondary School in Pasadena. She never thought teaching the language would help save her life. Two weeks ago, she had a severe allergic reaction to food. It was a stressful and scary experience. "I just felt disoriented and weak. And then my pain, it just surged over my body and...

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