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Table 1 Strategies for allergy management

From: Living with severe allergy: an Anaphylaxis Campaign national survey of young people

Allergy management strategy N (%)
Check food labelling/ingredients/packaging 289 (56)
Carry an epinephrine auto-injector 208 (40)
Avoid food containing nuts/avoid nuts 127 (24)
Educate family/friends/make sure everyone is aware 127 (24)
Take care when eating out/in restaurants 115 (22)
Monitor/check everything I eat/careful about what I eat 112 (22)
Carry medication/antihistamine 81 (16)
Avoid food containing allergens/what I’m allergic to 49 (9)