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Children with allergies 'being let down': Your comments

A woman having an allergy test. Pic: SPL
Image caption Doctors are missing out on allergy training

Food allergies affect around 8% of infants, and an incredible 40% of UK children have either asthma, eczema, hay fever or a food allergy.

In this week's Scrubbing Up, Dr Adam Fox, a child allergy specialist at Guys' & St Thomas' Hospitals argues there are too few specialists to deal with the large numbers of children with allergy problems.

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