What is Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis is a severe and potentially fatal allergic reaction. It may start within seconds, minutes, or hours following contact with an allergen. An allergen is a substance that is capable of producing an allergic reaction. This happens when the body identifies a substance as harmful and wants to protect itself. Should someone have an anaphylactic […]

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shock

Shock

Shock is defined as a lack of oxygen to the body’s tissues. This can be caused in lots of different ways, and there are lots of different types of shock. The first one is hypovolemic shock. This is a lack of content of blood in your system. You can have neurogenic shock, this could be […]

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