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Failed challenge

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topiarygal Thu 25-Aug-11 08:15:12

Humph - hazlenut - was so excited about getting past this one. But no - crap reaction. So we'll have cancel our date with the Ferrero Rocher Ambassador. Anyway , we're left with DS reacting to:
Tree pollen
Grass pollen

BUT (upside) - I'm going in to discuss immunotherapy for the tree and grass pollen - that should stop the weird non-food related anaphylaxis - sounds easy - 3 years of pills under the tongue ...

WHEN are they going to invent this magic cure ....
sorry - a sulk ...

babybarrister Thu 25-Aug-11 08:36:35

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

alibubbles Thu 25-Aug-11 09:19:21

My DD has had a nut allergy for 14 years (blue light twice to hospital) I persuaded her to go for updated testing, she is thrilled to bits, especially as she travels to the Far East a lot, no obvious reaction after skin prick and the taste testing to 4 different nuts, but still allergic to cats.

She didn't know she was allergic to dogs and horses, and the cats aren't a problem, she has got used to them over the years.

She spent a whole morning at the Royal Brompton, and they were lovely, she enjoyed it apart from fainting!

So there is hope!

Likeaninjanow Thu 25-Aug-11 13:13:43

So sorry it didn't go well topiarygal sad. I know how much hope we pin on these challenges.

Another wish for a magic cure...just terrifed myself by reading of a child with the same name and same age as mine. sad

topiarygal Tue 30-Aug-11 20:41:27


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