Blog — anaphylaxis


That-Time-of-the-Month Hives: What Women Need to Know 0

We all have those days when we just want to scream and bury our faces in our pillows. For some women, these days tend to coincide with that particular time of month. Chronic hives, or urticaria, is twice as common in women as in men. For some women, their hives seem to be connected to their menstrual cycle. But what causes hives on the skin to flare during that time of the month?

Life Saving Tips in Case of Anaphylactic Shock 0

Latex allergy is a serious health risk and if you or anyone you know is suffering from this allergy you should know what steps to take if in case an allergic reaction leads to anaphylactic shock.


5 Myths About Latex Allergy that People Still Believe 0

Despite the numerous available literatures on latex allergy there are still some people who believe some myths about this condition and listed below are five fallacies that some people still believe to be true.

A Guide to Helping Friends with Allergies (Part 1) 0

There is a rise in the number of people with severe allergies and chances are you might have a friend or two who is suffering from a debilitating condition. You might even have a family member who has a severe allergy to pollen that they see springtime as their cue to hibernate inside their home instead of going out and enjoying the sun.