Allergy charities combine forces and urge schools to check it, don’t chance it when it comes to stored allergy medications

To mark Allergy Awareness Week (19-25 October), two leading allergy charities are urging parents and teachers to ‘Check It, Don’t Chance It’ to ensure pupils and young adults with allergies are safe in schools. Most classrooms can expect at least one child …

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What is a Legume?

A legume is, by dictionary definition “a plant that has its seeds in a pod, such as the bean or pea”. Peanuts, often referred to as nuts, are actually legumes and not tree nuts at all.  Some people who are allergic …

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