Category Archives: Campaigns

Emergency Epinephrine Used 38 Times in Chicago Public Schools

Before the start of the 2012-2013 school year, epinephrine auto-injectors (EAIs) were distributed to all schools in the Chicago Public School (CPS) system, the third largest school district in the U.S. Data on the use of these unassigned auto-injectors was…

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Antibiotics and Allergies

The focus of the £10m Longitude prize was announced this week, the focus will be tackling antibiotics resistance, you can read more about it here. Coincidentally we finished a survey in our research group for Children’s Allergy Network where we looked … Continue reading

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Alpro: Save our Soya Campaign Update

Today Alpro have posted a photo to their Facebook page… Happy 2014 in almonds, how insensitive to those that are having to give up Alpro this year due to their new manufacturing processes which make it no longer safe for … Continue reading

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Alpro: Save our Soya Campaign

In support of the Alpro: Save our Soya Campaign I have uploaded the following to the Alpro Facebook Page “I am writing to express my dismay at the decision by Alpro to stop manufacturing Alpro soya products in a nut … Continue reading

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EAACI Campaign

Shared from the European Acadamy of Allergy and Clinical Immunoloigy (EAACI) website “Allergic diseases affect over 150 million Europeans, of whom some are affected by severe, debilitating diseases, but these are neglected as a public health concern. Members of the European … Continue reading

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August – Articles of Interest

A long month and I have been reading plenty, the reading list is very Guardian and BBC heavy, I hope something here tickles your fancy! Mystery of the vanishing gun inventor http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23709471 Pregnant in the lab: how does child-bearing affect … Continue reading

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[Update] NASGUK Campaign

Well we have had a busy couple of weeks, Summer is not the best time of year for allergy parents. Over the last month we have seen the asthma nurse twice, the doctor twice, once for a request for stronger … Continue reading

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