What impact do allergies have on your life?
Around 21 million people in the UK has an allergy.
Whether it's hayfever, nut allergy or eczema the symptoms can be debilitating and in the case of nut allergy, deadly.
Next week is Allergy Awareness Week and on this programme we'll find out what an allergy is, how it can be diagnosed, and the most effective treatments for the most common ones.
Allergy UK - charity that supports all allergy sufferers in the UK - www.allergyuk.org - helpline 01322 618989
The Anaphylaxis Campaign - UK charity which supports people with sever allergic reactions - www.anaphylaxis.org.uk - helpline 01252 542029
Medical Detection Dogs - Bucks charity that has trained a dog to detect traces of nuts for a client with severe nut allergy - www.medicaldetectiondogs.org - 01296 655 888
NHS allergy information - http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/allergies/Pages/Introduction.aspx