Three tips for dealing with allergies at work

Three tips for dealing with allergies at work With so many potential allergens out there, it’s not surprising that allergies are so common. To be precise, around 21 million adults in the UK have at least one allergy. While you... Read More...

Insect sting allergies: what’s the buzz about?

Insect sting allergies: what’s the buzz about? Whether it’s a wasp, hornet, or bee, or another pollinator a lot of us know what getting stung is like. But while normal reactions to getting stung are common, for a few people... Read More...

Food allergies in plain English: a guide for parents and carers

Food allergies in plain English: a guide for parents and carers If you’re new to the world of allergies, we know they can be confusing. If you’re caring for your first child with allergies, there are several important things to... Read More...

Why sleeping with a fan on can be dangerous for allergy sufferers

Why sleeping with a fan on can be dangerous for allergy sufferers It’s not often we get to bring out the fan, but when the temperature is reaching 30 degrees like it has this year, there’s no better excuse. For... Read More...

Frequently Asked Questions: Allergies in babies

Frequently Asked Questions: Allergies in babies Allergies are extremely common worldwide, with figures rising consistently over the past fifty years. As adults, we can tell when something’s not right and get the help we need, but babies can’t do this.... Read More...

Three steps to improving an unknown allergy

Three steps to improving an unknown allergy So you’re sneezing uncontrollably, can’t breathe properly, and you don’t have any tissues to hand. Your first thought is hay fever, but then again you’re not sure. There’s a rash on your arm... Read More...

Could growing up on a muddy farm protect you from allergies?

Could growing up on a muddy farm protect you from allergies? The idea that exposure to more dirt and bacteria as an infant could improve your health isn’t new. Just last year, scientists discovered acute lymphoblastic leukemia results from a two-step... Read More...

How to choose the best allergist or immunologist

How to choose the best allergist or immunologist Healthcare isn’t something you should take lightly. For some, allergies can be life-threatening. It’s important you have the right medical professional helping you navigate the testing, treatment, and management of your allergies.... Read More...

Allergic to jewellery? Nickel allergies explained

Allergic to jewellery? Nickel allergies explained Have you ever worn a new piece of jewellery and discovered it leaves a necklace shaped rash? Sounds like you might be allergic to nickel. It’s estimated that up to 17% of women and... Read More...

The survivor’s guide to hay fever this summer

The survivor’s guide to hay fever this summer We’ve all been there: it’s a lovely summer's day and you’re outside enjoying the sunshine with friends. What starts as a single tear becomes streaming eyes and before you know it, you... Read More...

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