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Welcome to the Knowledgebase, an online resource, where you can search for information about allergy.
Around one third of the UK population (approximately 19 million people) will develop an allergy at some time in their lives.
AllergyWise is the easiest way to learn about anaphylaxis, the risks of severe allergies and how to safely manage them, conveniently from your home or workplace, wherever and whenever it suits you.
20th January 2017
The electronic Medicines Compendium (eMC), the website providing UK approved information sheets for prescription medicines, including summaries of product characteristics (SPCs) and Patient Information Leaflets (PILs), has today updated its information relating to the Emerade adrenaline auto-injectors 150mcg, 300mcg and 500mcg. The updated information relates to a change in the shelf life of the injectors, […]
16th January 2017
Our local Sainsbury’s pulled out all the stops for us at its latest in store fundraiser last weekend. On Friday the store held a second hand book sale, with all books being donated by members of Sainsbury’s staff. Saturday saw an extremely popular ‘Pamper Tombola’ offering customers the chance to win some fantastic ‘feel good’ […]
13th January 2017
Do you want to help support others living with severe allergies? Volunteer to run a support group in your local area so that individuals and families living with severe allergies can get advice and feel supported. We now have 45 support groups across the UK but as you can see from our map, there are […]
Anaphylaxis Campaign involved in FSA/FSS review of food recall and withdrawal processes in the UK food retail sector
12th January 2017
We are pleased to have been invited to join the External Stakeholder Reference Group that is helping to inform and guide the Food Standards Agency (FSA) and Food Standards Scotland (FSS) in their current review of food recall arrangements in the UK food retail sector and forthcoming changes to how FSA/FSS Food Alerts are communicated. […]