What Are Allergies?

peanut allergiesLet start with something simple Cathy… For those unaware or unaffected by allergies, a) LUCKY YOU and B) this blog post is for you. I’ve got the low down on the different types of allergies and touch on a few of the major allergies that affect so many.

For some, it happens almost abruptly. For others, it is subtle, gradually making itself known after some time. You feel your skin start to itch and swell up and discover a rash developing on the surface. Or maybe you begin to find it hard to breathe a few minutes later after finishing a dessert at a restaurant that you didn’t know included nuts. Yes, allergies are a common hindrance for many people throughout the world. Many reactions range from mild to life-threatening, and it’s all the more upsetting and nerve-wracking if you have a child that possibly suffers from them. It is important to know the different types of allergies so that you can learn how to spot symptoms and treat them accordingly. Let’s consider the four main types of allergies – skin contact, injection, ingestion and inhalation.

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Hello and welcome to my blog. I’m Cathy and I can’t wait to get stuck in and update my blog regularly with the details of my family’s journey to a happier, healthier home. You can find out why we’re on this journey by going over to my About Cathy page.

I’m new to the whole blogging world so be nice 🙂 … And feel free to share any tips or advice you might have for me by commenting on my posts or shooting me an email at cathy@cathysquiltsnembroidery.com.

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