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What careers are out of the question with allergies?

(8 Posts)
megletthesecond Fri 07-Apr-17 14:21:48

I've been pondering this for a while. DS is only 10 but because he has an epi-pen I assume he couldn't go into the forces (so red arrow pilot and space station astronaut are out sad). He also thinks he might like to go into the police but I wonder if a couple of severe allergies would rule that out too?

babybarrister Fri 07-Apr-17 18:05:51

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bruffin Fri 07-Apr-17 18:10:11

There is a tv chef that has nut allergy. My friends dd is allergic to penacillinso consequently blue cheeses and is also a chef. They wear gloves and dont taste.

bruffin Fri 07-Apr-17 18:11:22

Although my dad was a shoe maker and became allergic to the glue and leather

babybarrister Fri 07-Apr-17 19:16:45

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olderthanyouthink Fri 07-Apr-17 20:30:10

What's he allergic to? Some food might not be a big deal because it's not like you'd be on deployment and fed what ever they have going but IDK (I'm new to allergies and know nothing about the police).

megletthesecond Sat 08-Apr-17 12:55:05

older just kiwi and pine nuts. With a lesser allergy to apples and pineapple.

897654321abcvrufhfgg Tue 11-Apr-17 19:50:40

If they carry an epipens then police, army, navy are a no go plus a few others

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