I Am Allergic to Latex

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 17 People

    I Had to Change Jobs Becasue of Latex

    I used to work in a daycare centre, with toddlers.  Every day I would come in contact with latex, through bottle nipples, soothers, "grips" on toys or what-have-you.   We had a not posted on our door that we were a LATEX FREE CLASSROOM, and every time a...
    blueraspberry blueraspberry
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 10, 2007

    And It Sucks!

    Condoms are sooo damn expensive and the only cheap ones are ultra thin, So they're more likely to brake. I just pray I'm don't get pregnant.
    Kidd12 Kidd12
    18-21, F
    Nov 10, 2012

    My allergy has gotten

    so bad now that if I inhale any latex particles, I have to go to the hospital. If I inhale it, I get dizzy, nauseas, and my blood pressure lowers significantly. I had to get an EpiPen two days ago because it's so bad now. It's kind of scary...
    chococat159 chococat159
    1 Response Mar 4, 2014

    It's annoying

    When I was a baby, I got rashes from bandaids after a few days. That's a common allergy for babies, though, so the doctor said it wasn't that bad. From then on to age sixteen, I didn't notice that the reaction time had gone from several days to several seconds, and it went to...
    chococat159 chococat159
    May 3, 2011
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