The Allergy and Immunology Foundation of Australasia (AIFA) is a charity founded by the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA).
AIFA aims to improve the health of people living with allergy and immune diseases by funding medical research and raising public awareness.
Kate did not have a great start to her year in 2018. She suffered a subarachnoid aneurysm which landed her in the Alfred Hospital intensive care unit for three weeks. Things went up and down like dips on a rollercoaster thereafter for the next three months.
Josepine has been living with Lupus since she was five years of age. Her diagnosis was confirmed when she was nine. Lupus is a disease that has no cure. It is an autoimmune disease that occurs when the body’s own immune system attacks various healthy parts of the body.