Saturday, September 10, 2011

10 Most Bizarre Allergies in the World

1. Sex allergy

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Hypersensitivity to the seed plasma is a very rare condition and causes a negative reaction to seminal fluid. Symptoms include rashes, swelling and shortness of breath. But there are also some good news. Namely, there is therapy – use a condom or therapeutic exposure (conducted a lot of time in bed in order to create tolerance).

2. Water allergy

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Although the water is all around us and in us, believe it or not, some are allergic to it. Aquagenic urticaria is a rare condition in which water at any temperature can cause severe itching and painful rashes. Because of this condition is still no cure, showering and swimming are impossible.

3. Shoes allergy

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Women’s worst nightmare, but some are allergic to the shoes. Inflammation and cracked skin are just some of the symptoms caused by adhesives and materials used for making shoes, and sweat can make things worse. Such people usually wear socks to protect from contact with materials.

4. Exercise allergy

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Although it sounds like a good excuse to avoid physical activity, one that suffers from this allergy will tell you that is not so simple. Symptoms ranging from rashes, gastrointestinal problems, and life-threatening anaphylaxis. Antihistamines and refrain from exercise are a way of treatment.

5. Sun allergy

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This allergy is the immune reaction to sunlight which is reflected in the strong itching, headaches and nausea, but can also cause blisters and bleeding under the skin. In the worst cases, a person must not be exposed to sunlight and must use protection.

6. Underwear allergy

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As well as shoes, underwear contains materials that can cause severe reactions.Latex and rubber are the most common causes of allergies, so you should choose those pieces of clothes that do not contain.

7. Technology allergy

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It is difficult to avoid technology – flat screens, telephones and wireless Internet, but there are people that should not be approached even close. Severe symptoms occur to them when they find themselves close to any electromagnetic field. Their homes are not allowed to use cell phones and microwave ovens. Some of them are moving in some parts of France that are completely free of such radiation.

8. Chocolate allergy

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Some would not be able to live with it, and some can not do without it. Allergy symptoms are headache, rash, shortness of breath. IzChallengers may be soy, milk or cocoa.

9. Cold urticaria

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People who are allergic to cold, the rash, red skin them, catches them fainting, shock or even death. While there is no cure for urticaria, there are medicines that can help a bit.

10. All foods and beverages other than water

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A condition that is so rare that there is no name. If you bring anything but water, ice and special lemonade, acting serious stomach problems, vomiting and stomach ulcers which is why people who suffer from this allergy are often in the hospital. To get the necessary supplies, special formulas are used within 20 days through a tube, and must maintain excellent self-control around food.