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Well last weeks ER did a pretty good portrayal of anaphalaxis reaction, though it was to penicillin. They did initally question it as a food allergy, so I hope that at leasts gets people thinking "well, perhaps this isnt just about hives".
The Ellen DeGeneres show this morning had a small piece about a companion of hers she had dinner with who talked about a nut allergy, and how Ellen felt that was terrible, and how bad she felt b/c the friend had to question everything that was in the food they were ordering.
She wasn't making a joke [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img], and I think that it might bring some more awareness [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img]

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