Provides nontechnical information in documents from government
agencies and professional organizations, for people who suffer from a
wide range of allergic reactions and their families and caregivers.
Considers the immune system, types of reactions, common allergens by
the method of exposure, asthma, first aid, allergic triggers,
symptoms, treatments, coping strategies, current research, and other
topics. Includes recipes for people various with food allergies, and
a glossary of medical terms without pronunciation. The CiP data shows
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