Test Your Anaphylaxis Knowledge
Anaphylaxis is the name given to a serious or severe allergic reaction. It can occur due to contact with any substance (the allergen) but commonly results from insect stings, certain foods and medicines. Sufferers of anaphylaxis must avoid the substance they are allergic to at all costs as anaphylactic shocks have the potential to be life threatening. Take our anaphylaxis quiz now to test your knowledge:
How many named food allergens are there that can cause anaphylaxis and which must be displayed on food packaging?
When do the symptoms of anaphylaxis usually begin?
Where is the best place to inject an adrenaline auto-injector (e.g. EpiPen)?
Which one of the following is NOT a common food allergen?
Which of these types of people is most at risk from developing anaphylaxis?
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