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Two young girls from St Ninian’s High School show extreme courage as they take centre stage and host presentations to fellow pupils and teachers about living with allergies.
22nd February 2019
Living with allergies isn’t something you should be concerned about talking to others about. In fact, being open and talking about the allergies you are living with could make things easier. The more people who have knowledge of the day to day struggles and the potentially fatal consequences, the better it will be for everyone. […]
Stephanie talks to us about how glitter has helped her educate children all about severe allergies in her bid to improve allergy awareness in schools
22nd October 2018
In July of 2016, Stephanie and her family made the big move from Canada to Cardiff. For anyone, moving across oceans and time zones is an adjustment but for Stephanie there was another element to consider, her son William’s severe allergies. Stephanie’s idea of raising awareness of severe allergies and anaphylaxis in schools began when […]
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20th May 2019
Monday 20th May 2019 We were very saddened to learn of the death of 9-year-old Habiba Chisthi who tragically died on Monday 18th February from anaphylactic shock, two days after suffering a severe allergic reaction. Habiba was known to have allergies to eggs and nuts and suffered from asthma for which she was prescribed an […]
17th May 2019
Friday 17th May 2019 Mohammed Abdul Kuddus, the takeaway boss found guilty of manslaughter following the death of 15 year old Megan Lee, has won an appeal against his conviction. After eating takeaway food containing peanuts from the Royal Spice Indian in Hyndburn, Lancashire on Friday 30th December 2016, Megan Lee began experiencing a severe […]
10th May 2019
Friday 10th May 2019 The coroner has ended the inquest on Karanbir Cheema and has delivered her narrative and recommendations. Our deepest sympathies go out to the family of Karanbir Cheema who passed away following a tragic incident which occurred at William Perkin Church of England High School in Greenford, West London on the 28th […]
9th May 2019
Thursday 9th May 2019 Immunotherapy works by slowing introducing small amounts of the problem allergen to the patient in two phases known as ‘initial’ or ‘up dosing’ and the ‘maintenance’ phase, with the aim of reducing allergic reactions following accidental exposure. The Anaphylaxis Campaign welcomes the research paper by Chu et al which contributes to […]