Allergy: a public health problem
For its part, the Spanish Society of Allergology and Clinical Immunology (SEAIC), an active member of this global alliance of 84 national societies of Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology, support this awareness campaign, training and information to the general population, media, health professionals and the central and regional health administration.
During this week, will be released the White Paper of allergy, a document outlining the status of the disease throughout the world and provides a series of recommendations to address it effectively and efficiently, develop strategies to prevent and limit its impact social, health and economic.
In the Autonomous Communities will be installed tables with informative material about the disease in selected hospitals.
The association of food allergies Histasan Madrid has emerged as a response to a need for a specific group that applies to both affected and their families, in defense of the interests of all who suffer food allergies and members of his entourage. The goal is to foster awareness changes and social and institutional participation.