Blog 2017-06-21T22:50:43+00:00

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  • Chickepea-burgers

Chickpea & Coriander Bunless Burgers

Chickpea & Coriander Bunless Burgers Ingredients 400g can chickpeas, drained zest of 1 lemon, plus

Alpha-Gal (red meat allergy) research team off to Transkei!

Alpha-Gal (red meat allergy) research team off to Transkei! A small research team from the department of Allergology

Win the battle against crèche syndrome

Win the battle against crèche syndrome An air purifier will trap and destroy odours, tobacco smoke, allergens, viruses and

Allergy prevention strategies

Allergy prevention strategies Allergies of all sorts (asthma, hay fever, eczema and more recently food allergy) have increased dramatically over

Allergy Recipe: Egg free meringue

Recipe: Egg Free Meringue It’s probably the stuff you’re probably pouring down the sink as waste. But the murky

The risks of eating out

The risks of eating out Most people are able to eat any type of food without any reaction. A

Side effects of commonly used “cough and cold” medications in children

The side effects of cough and cold medications Children get a wide variety of ailments and infections in their first

  • using your inhaler

Anaphylaxis: what is it and how do we manage it?

Anaphylaxis: what is it and how do we treat it? Anaphylaxis is the most severe of the allergic reactions.  Because

  • colic or cow's milk allergy?

Does my baby have colic or cow’s milk allergy?

Does my baby have colic or cow's milk allergy? All newborn babies cry sometimes, with up to 2 hours

  • coughs and colds

Coughs and Colds- when to seek help

Young children often get “sick” more than adults because their immune system is less strong. Most childhood illnesses are mild

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