Health Information by category Blood / Allergy

In this section you will find information on all types of allergy, such as hay fever, food allergy and house dust mite allergy. If you want to know “What are the symptoms of allergies?” or “What treatments might my doctor give me?”, this section may be able to help you find the answer.  It also covers conditions related to the blood and blood components such as anaemia and blood cancers like leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma as well as inherited conditions such as sickle cell anaemia and thalassaemia.  You can read all about the symptoms and check the available treatments in our doctor-authored leaflets.

Acute Lymphoblastic LeukaemiaAcute Myeloid Leukaemia
Allergic ConjunctivitisAllergy - General Overview
AnaemiaAnaphylaxis
Angio-oedemaAntibody and Antigen Tests
AnticoagulantsAntihistamines
Antiphospholipid SyndromeBlood
Blood Clotting TestsBlood Grouping (Typing)
Blood Test - General PointsBlood Tests to Detect Inflammation
Bone Marrow Biopsy and AspirationChronic Myeloid Leukaemia
Contact DermatitisCoombs' Test
Cow's Milk Protein AllergyDermatitis Herpetiformis
Diets Suitable for People with Anaemia Drug Allergy
Folic Acid Deficiency AnaemiaFood Allergy and Intolerance
Full Blood Count and Blood SmearHaemochromatosis
Hay FeverHenoch-Schönlein Purpura
Hereditary SpherocytosisHives (Acute Urticaria)
Hives (Chronic Urticaria)Hives (Inducible Urticaria)
Hodgkin's LymphomaHouse Dust Mite and Pet Allergy
Immune ThrombocytopeniaInsect Bites and Stings
Iron-deficiency AnaemiaJaundice
Leukaemia - A General OverviewLeukaemia - Chronic Lymphocytic
MyelofibrosisMyeloma
Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaNut Allergy
Osler-Weber-Rendu SyndromePolycythaemia Vera
PorphyriaPotassium-sparing Diuretics
Preventing Infection after Splenectomy or if you do not have a Working SpleenRhinitis - Persistent
Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell AnaemiaSickle Cell Trait (Sickle Cell Carrier) and Sickle Cell Screening Tests
Skin Prick Allergy TestStem Cell Transplant
ThalassaemiaThe Immune System
ThrombophiliaVitamin B12 Deficiency and Pernicious Anaemia