Explore our website
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.
Spare Pens in Schools: Department of Health release guidance on the use of adrenaline auto-injectors in schools
21st September 2017
Updated: 22nd September 2017 The Anaphylaxis Campaign is delighted to share that yesterday the Department of Health released its guidance document “Guidance on the use of adrenaline auto-injectors in schools” to help schools in England develop policies for keeping and using emergency adrenaline auto-injectors (AAIs). The guidance comes prior to new legislation coming into effect […]
12th September 2017
12th September 2017 The Anaphylaxis Campaign has been contacted by several of our supporters who raised concerns about the availability of Emerade® in the UK. We contacted Bausch + Lomb Incorporated who distribute the injector. We understand from our conversation that there is a temporary supply issue of Emerade® 150mcg, 300mcg and 500 mcg doses. […]
1st September 2017
Lynne Regent, CEO of the Anaphylaxis Campaign, and Dr Andy Clark, Chair of the Anaphylaxis Campaign Clinical and Scientific Advisory Panel, say: “We were deeply saddened to hear the moving story of Amy May Shead who was left paralysed after experiencing an allergic reaction whilst on holiday in a restaurant in Budapest in 2014. We […]
24th August 2017
24th August 2017 The Anaphylaxis Campaign was saddened to learn of the death of 9 year old Mohammad Ismaeel Ashraf earlier this year and has been in attendance at the coroner’s inquest that has been taking place this week in Birmingham to understand if lessons can be learned from this case. The inquest raises a […]