Trish Beer, 44, was walking her pet dog Winnie when she collapsed from an allergic reaction to a suspected insect bite
Anaphylaxis in schoolchildren Children needing treatment for anaphylaxis, by grade level Elementary school 32% Middle school 19% High school 49% Causes of severe reaction among high school students Food allergy 64% Insect bite
or sting 6% Unknown 22% Medication or other known substance 7% SOURCE: S.
A MYSTERY insect bite
left a personal trainer at risk of losing his finger - and even his life.
The doctors diagnosed it to be an insect bite
as he was asked to apply an antihistamine cream to rub on the scar.
While children are also more likely to be allergic to bee stings, doctors urge parents to carry anti-allergy pills and possibly an insect bite
kit, which are available at local pharmacies.
In 90 per cent of insect bite
cases, symptoms of redness and swelling appear within 24 hours of the bite.
TRACK queen Liz McColgan says she can't remember running her toughest Olympics race - because of an insect bite
As the summer months roll in, these types of treatments become essential in combating some of the more prevalent diseases that can result from a simple insect bite
The Gregory family traced his illness back to an insect bite
while on tour of Australia with the Great Britain academy team in 2003.
The latest addition is an insect bite
relief swab, just launched in Canada.
Teresa Innes went into a coma in September 2001, directly after she sought treatment for an ulcer on her leg which was believed to have been caused by an insect bite
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