Anaphylaxis, Allergy and Intolerances – Reactions and what actions to take.

Posted on

May is celiac disease awareness month by the way – I have celiac disease and a couple of other serious or strange (of course I would!) allergies. Have a read with Sally, and see how these things work. 🙂

Smorgasbord - Variety is the spice of life

In this post I am going to take a look at the terms Allergy and Intolerance and explain the differences between the two. Many people will say that they have an allergy to certain foods for example but in fact they have an intolerance.

There are many symptoms and common ailments that are linked to food allergies and finding out what might be causing these is step one in resolving the problem naturally. Anxiety, arthritis, asthma, bronchitis, ME. Hayfever, Celiac disease, diabetes, headaches and eczema are just some of the diseases that could be linked to certain foods. Certainly long term intolerance or allergy to foods can contribute to more serious conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis and Cancer.

The first reaction that most people have is to totally discard the food responsible and never touch it again. Some people develop such a totally restricted diet that they do themselves harm…

View original post 1,829 more words

Advertisements

One thought on “Anaphylaxis, Allergy and Intolerances – Reactions and what actions to take.

    cicampbell2013 said:
    May 11, 2014 at 10:53 am

    An important post to reblog, Jo. Forgive me for being a copycat, but I’d like to reblog it too. It is so important.
    Thank you for drawing it to our attention.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s