Young People

Are you an adolescent with an allergic disease such as food allergy, eczema, hayfever or asthma? As you move from childhood to adolescence you will take increasing control and responsibility for managing your allergies. Below are some useful links to help you.

Emerade

Emerade is an adrenaline auto-injector used for the emergency treatment of severe acute allergic reactions (anaphylaxis) to foods, medicines or insect stings. It can also be used for exercise induced anaphylaxis. If you experience anaphylaxis, use your Emerade immediately.

Epipen

EpiPen (Adrenaline) Auto-Injector.

Jext

Jext is a single-use adrenaline auto-injector. Each Jext injects a premeasured single dose of adrenaline for the emergency treatment of anaphylaxis.

Medicalert

MedicAlert ID bracelets, necklaces and watches help make sure that you receive fast, relevant treatment in an emergency.

The Anaphylaxis Campaign

The Anaphylaxis Campaign is the only UK wide charity to exclusively meet the needs of the growing numbers of people at risk from severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis) by providing information and support relating to foods and other triggers such as latex, drugs and insect stings.

Why Risk It

Are you a young adult or teen with a food allergy and at risk for anaphylaxis? Welcome to Why Risk It? The website that can help you manage your allergies while living normally.