Australia, the food allergy capital of the world
Australia has the highest incidence of food allergy in the world and deaths related to food allergies are rising at 10 per cent annually.
Disturbingly a new survey done by Allergy and Anaphylaxis Australia has found there is a general lack of understanding in the community about the potentially deadly consequences of food allergies.
AAA CEO Maria Said explains to Mark that many in the community often confuse life-threatening allergies with lifestyle choices, such as being vegan.
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