In Australia, approximately 75% of children with allergies will experience persistent allergies, including anaphylaxis, into adulthood. Anaphylaxis is the most severe form of allergic reaction. It develops rapidly in response to allergen exposure and can be life-threatening or, in some cases, fatal. Living with the risk of anaphylaxis is often associated with a high emotional burden,…

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Q: Tell us a bit about your background and what do you bring to the VIVA! team. A: I’m currently finishing up my Bachelor of Media and Communications at Macquarie University. This is my first role in healthcare PR. Before this I was a nanny and worked in retail so, I very excited at the…

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Today (September 10) marks the final day of Women’s Health Week, an annual nationwide campaign organised by Jean Hailes. This campaign is about providing women with the information and tools to make healthier choices and check in on their own health and wellbeing. It also aims to empower women to take charge of their own…

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