Allergy Awareness

The information in this blog is the result of my own research into allergies.Some information is anecdotal but may be of use to other people trying to understand why it is that their body over-reacts to everyday substances.There will also be recipes added on a regular basis as I come up with alternatives to our favourite foods that we can't do without - Chocolate cake, pizza, nothing healthy! ;-)

Asthma treatment: Olympic athlete hopeful Hannah Lupton improves after vocal training


 

Hannah Lupton of Preston, whose sporting career was thrown into jeopardy after she was diagnosed with asthma has got her breath back thanks to pioneering treatment.

Asthma treatment: Olympic athlete hopeful Hannah Lupton improves after vocal training
Posted by at Tuesday, March 01, 2011 1:09 PM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/allergy/archives/2011/03/entry_131.html

Stevens-Johnson syndrome: Teenager nearly dies from rare allergic reaction to eye drops


 

Marian Adejokun, 19, from Croydon, was left covered in blisters from head to toe and lost layers of her skin after using a small dose of over the counter medicine Optrex.

Stevens-Johnson syndrome: Teenager nearly dies from rare allergic reaction to eye drops
Posted by at Tuesday, March 01, 2011 1:04 PM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/allergy/archives/2011/03/entry_130.html

From colds to hayfever, the health risks revealed by your FINGERS


 

Depending on which finger is longer, it could point to your risk of more serious health complaints such as cancer and heart problems.

From colds to hayfever, the health risks revealed by your FINGERS
Posted by at Tuesday, March 01, 2011 1:03 PM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/allergy/archives/2011/03/entry_129.html