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
Acute Urticaria (Hives)Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergy - General OverviewAnaemia
Antibody and Antigen TestsAnticoagulants
AntihistaminesAntiphospholipid Syndrome
BloodBlood Clotting Tests
Blood Grouping (Typing)Blood Test - General Points
Blood Tests to Detect InflammationBone Marrow Biopsy and Aspiration
Chronic Myeloid LeukaemiaChronic Urticaria (Hives)
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 SpherocytosisHodgkin's Lymphoma
House Dust Mite and Pet AllergyImmune Thrombocytopenia
Insect Bites and StingsIron-deficiency Anaemia
JaundiceLeukaemia - A General Overview
Leukaemia - Chronic LymphocyticMyelofibrosis
MyelomaNon-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Nut AllergyOsler-Weber-Rendu Syndrome
Physical Urticarias (Hives)Polycythaemia 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