Latex allergies

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How important is testing?

Kena
  • By Kena · New reply November 15, 2013
  • 4 replies
  • When I was a little kid I was diagnosed as being allergic to a ton of environmental irritants - dust mites, pet dander, grass, pollen, etc. I was on some pill as needed, and got shots once a week (I did ...

nonlatex mattress

aprilnicole2013
  • By aprilnicole2013 · New reply September 10, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • I am severely allergic to latex and looking for a nonlatex mattress can someone give me advice. I am sensitive to chemical smells also ...

Chronic Depression related to asthma

Autumn1933 (Inactive)
  • By Autumn1933 (Inactive) · New reply August 13, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • By Autumn1933 Reply 4299785 · In reply to 4295049 by Great-gram Today at 9:49 am Report post Delete Dearest Great Gram and Everyone else: Thank-you so much. My diagnosis and path to disability knocked ...

safe non-latex mattresses

seacatch
  • By seacatch · Posted September 13, 2012
  • 0 replies
  • I have a severe latex allergy (anaphylactic) and I am also very sensitive and reactive to many chemicals and have other allergies. I am looking to get a good mattress that won't emit a lot of VOC and ...

Anaphylactic Reaction

reducepain
  • By reducepain · New reply September 3, 2012
  • 1 reply
  • Sharing stories about latex allergy ...

Polyacrylate Allergy/Latex Free Bandages

mmkbrown
  • By mmkbrown · Posted April 12, 2012
  • 0 replies
  • Hi. I recently had a reaction to a latex free bandage that had polyacrylate as the adhesive. I am also allergic to latex. Do you know if there are any safe bandages or medical tape that does not contain ...

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