‘My hands are itchy’: Edmonton woman is allergic to cold temperatures

Article Link: https://torontosun.com/news/national/my-hands-are-itchy-edmonton-woman-is-allergic-to-cold-temperatures

Discussion posted by: IRWeasel

For Emma Brown, living in Edmonton and its unforgivable winters are a health hazard. That’s because Brown, 18, has what is known as cold urticaria, or a severe allergy to freezing temperatures. When exposed to cold air, her skin breaks out into hives.