Adult Allergies #2: Anaphylaxis *RERUN
Food allergies can cause anaphylaxis, a condition in which multiple allergic symptoms occur simultaneously. But did you know that it can occur even without consuming food through your mouth? Immune cells can overreact when the causative food is repeatedly exposed to the face or hands. This episode features anaphylaxis, a condition which sushi and soba chefs are found to be at a higher risk of. Also find out how wheat, latex gloves and other everyday items can cause anaphylaxis and how to use adrenaline auto-injectors in an emergency.