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Allergy & Eczema

We at IFAN were delighted to collaborate with the Irish Skin Foundation to produce a practical factual information leaflet for parents and patients addressing 20 common issues and correcting misinformation and myths about allergy and eczema.  We hope you’ll find it useful and encourage you to print it for patient and staff use. You can […]

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IgE interpretation: a framework is published

Graham Roberts is the chief author of this detailed review available to view in full online by citing doi: 10.1111/all.12939 or by clicking here.

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IFAN has registered with Lobbying.ie

The Regulation of Lobbying legislation is designed to provide information to the public about who is lobbying whom about what. The Register of Lobbying is maintained by the Standards in Public Office Commission (Standards Commission). In compliance with The Regulation of Lobbying Act, IFAN registered in November 2015.  We have submitted nil returns to date.  www.lobbying.ie

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Adrenaline auto injectors to be made publicly available.

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has signed new laws allowing more life-saving rescue medicines to be administered by trained members of the public in life-saving situations, such adrenaline for severe allergic reactions. Read further details here

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IFAN respond to HPRA communication on the quality of the supply of adrenaline autoinjectors

All three devices currently available in Ireland at the present time have unique elements to their delivery.  Patients and carers all have to be trained in advance, in delivery technique. IFAN believes that merely ensuring that there are enough devices in the country is no longer an acceptable standard. We are a small market and […]

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