Allergy

Allergy triggers

Are you allergic to your make-up?

Most women wouldn’t dare face the day without a hint of Chanel, a stroke of Revlon or a touch of Bobby Brown but most do not realise that make-up can cause allergic reactions, eye infections and other serious health problems.

Don't let allergies ruin your date

The last thing you need when you go out on a date is an allergic reaction, especially if it's triggered by flowers or chocolates. Here's how to cope.

Allergic to Christmas?

'Tis the season to eat, drink and be merry, but make sure you don't sniffle and sneeze your way through the holidays.

Beware of that 'hypoallergenic' label

Hypoallergenic product labels are not regulated by the Food and Drug Association and often contain preservatives and other chemicals that can cause allergic reactions.

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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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