Anaphylaxis Hospitalizations Up 700 Percent!


ScienceDaily reports that, while hay fever and eczema rates seem to have stabilized over the past decade, hospital admissions for anaphylaxis (a severe allergic reaction) have risen by 700% since 1990. Hospitalizations due to food allergy have increased 500%. Urticaria (skin allergy) hospitalizations have increased 100%.

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