You have a gluten allergy? I do I was actually diagnosed back in 2001 so I’ve been living with it for about 17 years How did you find out? I actually was very sick and they had to do all the procedures and testing to be able to do that I had severe anemia just […]
Hi Sophie, I’m Kirsty, thanks for coming today to show us what happens when we have a Skin Prick Test. Why would anyone need this test? Doctors and nurses can ask for this test if people have asthma or eczema or problems with their ears or their nose or they have problems with food. And […]
At Cincinnati Children’s, they ask some big questions. Like, can we help school nurses prevent asthma attacks? The research says yes.
For most of us, springtime means sunshine, green grass, and blooming flowers. But for some, it can also mean sneezing and watery eyes, or even trouble breathing. We’re talking about allergies, and almost anything can cause them: grass, flowers, ragweed, peanuts, bee stings, penicillin, soy, latex, … the list goes on and on. An estimated […]
Kirk: When some people think peanuts they think this (pbj), while others think this (skull), When it comes to allergies, peanuts are amongst the deadliest foods in the world, and because of their ubiquity in the food industry, people have gone to great lengths to protect themselves, but in recent years, the number of peanut […]