Electronic Devices and Nickel Allergic Reactions

Originally published on July 14, 2014 Breaking news today implicates nickel found in the metal case of an iPad as the cause of a young boy’s allergic reaction.  This child had apparently been using an uncovered iPad daily; a positive nickel

The Heat Is On & So Are Your Nickel Allergy Symptoms

Originally published on June 17, 2014 by Rita Arrup It’s no coincidence that just as you’re ready to enjoy all the fun that summer has to offer, your nickel allergy rashes start to sideline your activities.   As the temperatures rise,

Allergic to Exercise? Or could it be nickel allergy?

Originally published January 23, 2014 by Rita Arrup Allergic to exercise?  We’ve heard that excuse many times, but it seems some people are allergic to their exercise equipment.  Recent news has been pinpointing the Fitbit Force, a fitness tracker, as

The Official Start of Nickel Allergy Season Has Arrived!

Originally published on June 6, 2013 by Rita Arrup With summer just around the corner, it’s time to get serious about managing those irritating nickel allergy symptoms.  When temperatures rise, so do the incidences and severity of rashes related to

Suffering with Nickel Allergy? Don’t Be Tempted by a St. Patrick’s Day Pot of Gold!

Originally published on March 6, 2013 by Rita Arrup For anyone with nickel allergy, it may be a good idea to be wary of gold whether it’s at the end of the rainbow or at the jewelry store. Many people believe

Is Your Healthy Diet Making You Sick? Nickel allergy to food is on the rise.

Originally published on May 23, 2012 by Rita Arrup Recent news reports have implicated the nickel that is found naturally in some healthy foods as responsible for an increased number of food allergy complaints.  Some experts believe that nickel allergy