Allergic to Chestnut – nut allergy or latex allergy?

Should you eat chestnuts if you have a peanut or tree nut allergy? I’ve researched and written about this before and chestnuts aren’t really nuts in the true sense so could be alright for some people with nut allergies, but as we all know, it’s never that simple. I’ve eaten chestnut before, by mistake, a […]

Exercise induced anaphylaxis in Real People magazine

What exactly is exercise induced anaphylaxis? It’s quite a rare condition where the raising of the heart rate during even gentle exercise can be enough to trigger a life threatening reaction…

Exercise induced anaphylaxis – scary!

Exercise induced anaphylaxis is a very rare condition, about which little is really understood. If you want a laugh at some pictures of me looking really miserable in a gym read this article in the Daily Mail…