What happens to your body during an allergic reaction? Two leading paediatric allergists and researchers, Professor Katie Allen and Professor Mimi Tang from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute break down in detail the diagnosis, management, prevention, and cure of allergies, as well as the facts and myths about intolerances and treating other diseases like asthma and eczema.
For more episodes download the free LiSTNR app
What is an allergy?
An introduction to the world of allergies and other related diseases often misdiagnosed as allergies with Professors Mimi Tang and Katie Allen from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute.
Anaphylaxis and how we diagnose it
Our own bodies act against us during an allergic reaction but what actually happens? Anaphylaxis can be fatal, diagnosing is the first step to a better quality of life. How do Professor Mimi Tang and Professor Katie Allen from the Murdoch...
Managing allergies in the community
How do we cope with our children suffering allergies? Professor’s Katie Allen and Mimi Tang have developed an easy to use management app in association with the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute.
Prevention and travelling with allergies
Flying is nerve-racking for parents and children with allergies. So, what steps can we take to ensure that our children and other passengers are prepared for the worst when we travel? Professor’s Katie Allen and Mimi Tang from the Murdoch...
Can you cure an allergy?
There have been some amazing studies to help improve the lives of people suffering allergies, but how close are we to finding a cure? The Murdoch Children’s Research Institute and Professor’s Katie Allen and Mimi Tang are hopeful for an...
Gut allergies and delayed reactions
Are delayed reactions just as important as immediate ones? Professor’s Katie Allen and Mimi Tang from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute look into the different types of allergies, why the speed of the reaction tells us what kind...
Love this podcast!
My daughter is showing signs of food allergies- and this show has helped me to understand what is going on. My only sadness is that their app AllergyPal isn’t available in the USA. Fingers crossed there is a similar app available soon.