Canada’s food regulator has issued a recall for two products after a Vancouver teenager had a severe allergic reaction to cookies containing peanuts not listed as an ingredient on the label.
The Canadian distributor of the EpiPen says there is a shortage of one size of the emergency treatment for people at risk of life-threatening allergic reactions.
BEING allergic to a Christmas tree – dubbed Christmas tree syndrome – is a condition that causes wheezing, coughs, sore eyes, and potentially life–threatening asthma attacks. Daily Express :: Health Feed
Living with a forest fir tree for a number of weeks could lead to Christmas tree syndrome. Mould can grow on Christmas trees, which are released as spores into the home. The spores can cause a number of symptoms, similar to hay fever. In asthma patients, the spores could lead to lethal asthma attacks, according […]
An Edmonton man is dead after he went into anaphylactic shock on a worksite where sandblasting was taking place with a walnut-based product. CBC | Health News
A tick species from the southeastern U.S, known to cause meat allergies, is hitching rides north. CBC | Health News
It’s summer, the kids are out of school, and that means getting them outside. But such activities also mean exposure to the sun and the damage its penetrating rays can do to children’s tender and vulnerable skin. CBC | Health News
A mother from Lower Sackville, N.S., is desperately searching for a medication that helps prevent her son from going into anaphylactic shock, but a shortage of the product means he only has a few pills left. CBC | Health News
Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Chicago Blackhawks veteran Marian Hossa will not play during the 2017-18 NHL season due to a skin condition he suffers from and the side effects of the medication he takes to treat it. The skin condition is reportedly being caused by an allergic reaction to his hockey equipment. “Over the course of the […]
If you’re allergic to one kind of tree nut you may not be allergic to all of them. @NightshiftMD has a new study and some important new advice. CBC | Health News