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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to Women’s Health Magazine – This Woman’s Peanut Allergy Left Her Paralyzed

Dr. Bassett Contributes to Women’s Health Magazine – This Woman’s Peanut Allergy Left Her Paralyzed

One woman in the U.K. who is allergic to nuts was left paralyzed and brain damaged after accidentally eating nuts at a restaurant—and her family is speaking out about her experience. Amy May and her parents Sue and Roger recently went on the British show ITV This Morning to talk about the devastating incident. According to Sue, Amy was on a trip to Budapest with her friends in 2014 when she ordered a meal at a restaurant. Amy, who was 26 at the time, told the wait staff about her allergy, showed them an allergy information card printed in the local language […]
By |August 24th, 2017|Food Allergies, Women's Health|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to Women’s Health Magazine – This Woman’s Peanut Allergy Left Her Paralyzed
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    Dr. Bassett Contributes to Women’s Health – 3 Ways to Outsmart Allergies

Dr. Bassett Contributes to Women’s Health – 3 Ways to Outsmart Allergies

Remember the Polar Vortex? Baby stuff. In the Pollen Vortex, you can’t just hunker down for a few days and wait for the storm to blow over. With more pollen in the air, this allergy season is set to be longer and nastier than ever. “Many seasonal sufferers who previously had relatively mild symptoms are now experiencing full-on allergy overload,” says Clifford W. Bassett, M.D., medical director of Allergy & Asthma Care of New York. Indeed, one national study found that the number of people sputtering in response to common outside allergens like pollen rose around 15 percent from 2005 […]
By |April 4th, 2015|Allergic Living, Allergy News, Allergy Tips, Outdoor Allergies, Women's Health|Comments Off on Dr. Bassett Contributes to Women’s Health – 3 Ways to Outsmart Allergies