Archives for October 2009

Please use your EpiPen and be prepared

I have always been too terrified to use my EpiPen and would like to urge all allergy sufferers to be brave and use theirs. Read on to find out about my recent anaphylactic attacks and why you should not be scared to use your EpiPen…

Jack Dee on Jonathan Ross – allergies – what a load of nonsense!

Luck or just a happy coincidence? Watching Jonathan Ross on Friday night interviewing Jack Dee the conversation turned to allergies; just days after my blog post on allergy jokes, and the lack of good ones out there for us to enjoy. Read on for a good laugh…

Will Brett be cured of his milk allergy?

Do you have a dairy allergy? Have you ever had anaphylaxis after eating or drinking dairy? Ever had to use your EpiPen and be rushed into A&E? If you have then you just have to watch this short video of Brett, a young boy from Boston in the US. Will he be cured after a long six months of desensitisation treatment? Click here to find out…

Gluten free Cake-in-a-mug!

For those of you who have a gluten allergy, my recent cake-in-a-mug blog post was a little disappointing as it contained self-raising flour in the ingredients. After a few pleas for a GF version I found a delicious sounding alternative recipe…

Top twenty allergy jokes

Having allergies is not funny, but a bit of dark humour every now and then never goes amiss. On my quest for good allergy jokes I discovered some good, some bad and, well see for yourself and have a laugh…

National Chocolate Week (12-18 Oct)

How will you celebrate National Chocolate week from Monday 12th to Sunday 18th October? We all love chocolate, but finding dairy and nut free chocolates in the shops is far from easy. Find out about some delicious dairy and nut free chocolates and how to buy them…