Allergy Resources

We provide a range of information to help people who live with allergies, as well as for organisations who want to find out more about the issues that people with allergic disease face in their daily lives.

Featured Resources

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FactsheetsFood Allergy

Reactions to Legumes

Legumes are a group of foods that belong to the Fabaceae family and include beans, lentils, pulses, peas, lupin, fenugreek,...

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FactsheetsFood Intolerance

Reactions to Alcohol

On this page: What is an allergy to alcohol? Histamine Yeasts Sulphur dioxides Additives Plant-derived allergens Alcohol avoidance

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FactsheetsChildhood Allergy


Vaccinations remain the safest way to protect against very serious infections. Speak to your GP or Nurse practitioner for further...

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FactsheetsFood AllergyTesting and Diagnosing

Oral Food Challenge

What is an oral food challenge? An oral food challenge is a validated (proven) form of allergy testing used by...

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Anaphylaxis Action Sheet

Anaphylaxis (pronounced ana- fill – axis) is a medical emergency, common causes of anaphylaxis include food, wasp/bee venom (stings) and...

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FactsheetsFood Allergy

Celery Allergy

Celery (Apium graveolens) is part of the Apiaceae family and is a common cause of pollen related food allergy (please...

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Inclusivity this Christmas

Last year (2020), Christmas was very different for most of us. We stayed away from our loved ones and spent...

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Long COVID Low Histamine Diet

On this page: What is Long COVID? What are the symptoms of Long COVID? The prevalence of long COVID Managing...

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FactsheetsSchoolChildhood Allergy

Top Tips for Older Students

Moving on from primary school brings different challenges. No longer is there just one classroom with one teacher, so it’s...