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Around one third of the UK population (approximately 19 million people) will develop an allergy at some time in their lives.
Join us as a member of the Anaphylaxis Campaign today and help us to raise the profile of severe allergy and support those who live with life threatening allergies.
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We have developed a comprehensive guide for employees and employers to help people with severe allergies at work, including an adult allergy action plan. Read more…
Our Support Groups are organised by our friendly volunteers, and are the perfect chance to meet other people living with severe allergies in your local area. Read more…
Every school is likely to have at least one pupil who is severely allergic to a type of food, and many schools will have more. Read more…
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23rd June 2022
The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and The Food Standards Agency (FSA) have announced a grant to help local authorities enforce new food labelling laws. Businesses already had to ensure foods pre-packaged off site showed a full ingredients list, with major allergens highlighted. The new law, known as Natasha’s Law, which came […]
14th June 2022
A recent trial by DBV Technologies has produced promising results for very young children with peanut allergies and their families. The trial assessed whether Viaskin Peanut – an immunotherapy skin patch – was safe, and if it worked for children between one and three years old. Most peanut-allergic children are diagnosed between these ages, but […]
1st June 2022
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has updated its guidance on which oils may be used as a substitute for sunflower oil, in light of the continuing supply issues caused by the conflict in Ukraine. The FSA previously advised that fully refined rapeseed oil, fully refined palm oil, fully refined coconut oil and fully refined soybean oil could […]
1st June 2022
Louise has spontaneous idiopathic anaphylaxis, and multiple other severe allergies. We supported her after a nurse recommended us, and she later became a volunteer. “I started volunteering as an allergy buddy to be there for someone else. I knew how scary the diagnosis and Anaphylaxis could be, and the idiopathic not known part can cause […]