insect venom allergy
Can one be ‘allergic’ to mosquito bites?
For most people, mosquito bites are a harmless nuisance. But in certain individuals, large hives can develop on the skin where they have been bitten. Do these reactions indicate an allergy? ECARF spoke about this with Marcus Maurer, Professor ofread more
Insect Venom Allergy
During the spring and summer months, allergy sufferers are not the only ones wary of bees, wasps and other insects. These belong to the Hymenoptera order of insects, and their stings cause painful swelling and itching in non-allergic individuals. However,read more