Information for Patients, Consumers, Carers

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Developed to provide bite-sized and reliable information about allergy and other immune diseases for patients, carers and the community. 

More comprehensive information for patients, carers and the community on a total of 60 topics is available below.

Allergy and Anaphylaxis 
Allergic rhinitis (hay fever) and sinusitis
Allergy and the skin
Allergy prevention
Allergy testing
Allergy treatment
Asthma and allergy
Drug allergy
Food allergy
Food - other adverse reactions
Insect allergy (bites and stings)
Other allergies

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Content updated March 2021