Plant allergies: causes, symptoms, and solutions

Plant allergies: causes, symptoms, and solutions Plant allergies are extremely common and affect 13 million people in the UK. It's also referred to as allergic rhinitis - more commonly known as hay fever. You might think because we’re in winter... Read More...

Dummies and allergies: what’s the link?

Dummies and allergies: what’s the link? As a parent, you’re probably already keenly aware of germs and dirt coming into contact with your child. In our clean-conscious culture, we want to ensure our children don’t contract anything potentially harmful. Picture... Read More...

Anisakis simplex: what is it?

Anisakis simplex: what is it? An allergy to seafood such as shellfish is common, but it isn’t always that simple. There’s a small chance that something else might be the cause of your allergic reaction, known as anisakis simplex. Although... Read More...

Stranger than fiction: strange allergies you might not know about

Stranger than fiction: strange allergies you might not know about Allergies can affect different people in different ways, and there are plenty of common allergies we all know about. You'll probably be familiar with hay fever, asthma, and eczema, but... Read More...

Why everyone should be tested for allergies

Why everyone should be tested for allergies There are countless allergens in the environment and although the public has a general awareness of allergies, they, unfortunately, don't know enough. A lot of us don't really have a deeper understanding of how... Read More...

Everything you need to know about airborne allergies

Everything you need to know about airborne allergies There are several types of allergies and with recent news about cafes and restaurants not fully labelling their products with the allergens they contain, the public is learning more about allergies. A... Read More...

Contact dermatitis: what you need to know

Contact dermatitis: what you need to know With the winter months approaching, contact dermatitis can take a turn for the worse, with the cold weather affecting dry skin even more. If you have dermatitis or think you might, this is... Read More...

Seasonal allergies: why you need the flu vaccination

Seasonal allergies: why you need the flu vaccination With winter quickly approaching, the public is already suffering from runny noses, coughs, and colds. But sometimes these symptoms can be more than the common cold; they could be signs of the... Read More...

Fructose intolerances: what you need to know

Fructose intolerances: what you need to know Sugar is everywhere; it’s hard to escape. For people who want to cut it out of their diet, it’s a challenge. For people who are intolerant to, say, fructose it’s that much harder.... Read More...

What’s in your washing detergents and why it matters

What’s in your washing detergents and why it matters Washing detergents and fabric softeners smell fantastic, but they don’t always feel it. For people with allergies or skin problems like eczema, using washing products with minimal chemicals in can make... Read More...

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