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EpiPen may cause serious injuries in kids

EpiPens can save lives in cases of severe allergic reaction, but parents should restrain children to prevent injury, and may not need to keep the needle in place for a full 10 seconds.

Food allergy

Food allergy is the immune system's adverse reaction to food or food additives.

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Dr Morris is the Principal Allergist at the Cape Town and Johannesburg Allergy Clinics with postgraduate diplomas in Allergology, Dermatology, Paediatrics and Family Medicine dealing with both adult and childhood allergies.

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