A report by leading charity Allergy UK to mark Allergy Awareness Week suggests there is still a serious lack of awareness about allergies among the general public, with almost half of those who have an allergy believing they’re not taken seriously.
Pharmacist Arif Vardalia from Coyle Chemist in Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, has the answers to common questions about keeping the symptoms of hay fever and other forms of allergic rhinitis under control
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According to the NHS, an estimated 10-20 percent of people in this country have symptoms of an indoor allergy. Pharmacist Sobha Sharma-Kandel of Neem Tree Pharmacy in Abbey Wood and Woolwich Late Night Pharmacy, London answers the most frequently asked questions about coping with indoor allergies this winter.
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If you're looking forward to the warmer months, spare a thought for those who have allergies. With National Allergy Week running from April 23-29 this year, we investigate how to manage the health hazards that can make summer a thoroughly miserable time for allergy sufferers.