Topic "Allergies" in Arabic - total 11 documentsTitle: Asthma & Allergy
Summary: Due to the close link between asthma and allergy, it can be more difficult to manage your asthma if your allergies are not managed well also. Our guide shows you management and treatment options for for those living with asthma and allergies
Title: Asthma & Wheezing in the First years of Life
Summary: Our guide for parents and those caring for babies and preschoolers explains these differences and gives advice about the best ways to manage asthma and wheezing.
Title: Food allergens
Summary: Some food ingredients can cause severe allergic reactions to some people, this is known as anaphylaxis. Food which contains peanuts, tree nuts such as cashews, walnuts or almonds, shellfish, fish, milk, eggs, sesame or soybeans or their products must be labelled however small the amount. Gluten must also be labelled for those with coeliac disease. Sulphite preserves must also be labelled if there is more than 10 milligrams per kilogram. This is because it can trigger asthma attacks in some asthmatics at that level. There is more information about food allergies on the Anaphylaxis Australia website or on Allergy New Zealand’s website.
Title: Food allergy and intolerance
Summary: This brochure will give you information on managing food allergies and intolerances including buying food, eating out and information on where you can get more help.
Title: How to give EpiPen
Summary: Step by step instructions for giving new look and original EpiPen.
Title: Peanut allergy - NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service
Summary: Information for parents about peanut allergy in children.
Title: Peanut allergy and peanut free diet
Summary: Peanut allergy is a reaction which occurs soon after exposure to peanuts or peanut products. It is due to lgE allergy antibodies against peanut proteins.
Title: Poisonous plants
Summary: Lots of plants are poisonous or capable of causing highly allergic reactions. Some will also pierce you with their sharp spines. Few actually do lasting harm but some should be treated with care and respect. Garden and household chemicals, fires, backyard swimming pools and even ladders are far more dangerous backyard hazards for children than plants.
Title: Protect yourself from thunderstorm asthma
Summary: A poster - Protect yourself from thunderstorm asthma
Title: Thunderstorm asthma
Summary: Thunderstorm asthma is mostly triggered by an uncommon type of thunderstorm that causes grass pollen grains to be swept up into the clouds as a storm forms during grass pollen season. When they absorb moisture, the pollen grains burst open and release large amounts of small allergen particles. These particles are so small that they can be breathed deeply into the lungs. In some people this will cause the lungs to become irritated. Irritation can cause swelling, narrowing and extra mucus production in the small airways in the lung. This makes it difficult to breathe and can result in asthma symptoms such as wheezing, chest tightness and coughing. These asthma symptoms may become severe very quickly. Not all thunderstorms in pollen seasons result in thunderstorm asthma.
Title: What is coeliac disease? (English version of Arabic)
Summary: This factsheet provides important information about; What is coeliac disease? How do I find out if I have coeliac disease?Coeliac disease symptom checklist Culturally specific gluten free diet information
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