Natural Allergy Relief 101 Jun 29, 2015 by Cathy (Day Styles)
Cold Hard Facts – WebMD experts report up to 1 in 5 people in the United States suffer from allergies or asthma. And of those people that get tested, up to 55% test positive for at least one allergen!
*If both parents suffer from allergies the child has a 70% chance of having or developing allergies in their lifetime.
*Over 30,000 people visit the emergency room each year because of allergies.
*It’s estimated that only 4% of people living in the U.S. actually suffer from a food allergy. More often than not it’s an intolerance issue for a whole whack of interdependent reasons.
*Up to 15% of people living in the United State believe they suffer from a food allergy.
*It’s estimated by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (aafa.org) that up to 1% of Americans suffer from a latex allergy
*Insect sting allergies affect approximately 5% of the population.
Allergies become a serious issue when an anaphylactic attack is triggered. Medications, food, and insect stings are the main causes of allergy deaths according to aafa.org.
Understanding the FACTS will help you make the best decisions to help prevent and handle the symptoms caused by an allergic reaction.
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