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#1 TeachmeMum

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:20 PM

Ok I found out the other day I am allergic to the toilet paper I have been using.

Im also allergic to mangoes.

What is the weirdest thing you are allergic to?

#2 TopsyTurvy

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:24 PM


Make me violently ill both ways Tounge1.gif

Very random.

#3 ~**SYMONE**~

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:25 PM


#4 ComradeBob

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:25 PM

Tony Abbott.

Christopher Pyne to a lesser degree.

#5 follies

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:28 PM

Gold, but only in piercings. It comes up looking like an infection.

#6 noonehere

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:28 PM


#7 Hayleymumof3

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:28 PM

Tony Abbott.

roll2.gif roll2.gif  Surprisingly me too. tongue.gif

The Alloy in metals which means I am unable to wear my wedding and engagement rings  cry1.gif

#8 Caelani

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:29 PM

I'm not alergic to anything (yet!)
MIL however has an anaphylactic reaction to Enjo gloves

#9 TeachmeMum

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:30 PM

QUOTE (BobTheKelpie @ 09/04/2012, 09:25 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Tony Abbott.

Christopher Pyne to a lesser degree.

I am really curious to know how you found this out??  wink.gif

#10 Nanaimo Girl

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:31 PM

Mangoes and lanolin.

#11 MoonPie

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:31 PM

The cold.

Not so much anymore but in my teens especially I would break into hives and hyperventilate and pass out in cold water. Weird.

#12 Freddie'sMum

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:31 PM

A lady I worked with - her husband was allergic to chocolate !!

I would end it all if it was me !!

#13 Marty McFly

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:31 PM


anytime I wear a watch, doesn't matter if the band is leather, plastic, metal - I get an itchy rash on the inside of my wrist which takes a few days to go away.

#14 FeralAlpacaWarrior

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:33 PM


Like I'd ever have enough cash for em!

#15 2bellaboos

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:35 PM

When MIL is washing up and I'm doing the rinsing/ drying I often sneeze as she OVERUSES detergent (which gets up my nose). Every single time, without a doubt, FIL will yell out "I think you're allergic to your MIL". I chuckle, but don't disagree with him. I like playing mind games with her like that. ph34r.gif

#16 libbylu

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:35 PM

I have just come up in a red spotty rash all over my upper back, neck and arms.  I can attribute it to the silk scarf that I wore as a shawl over a formal dress to a wedding on Saturday.  It sat on exactly those areas of skin.  I bought the scarf in Bali a few months ago.  I have never been allergic to any of the other silk scarves I have warn, so I reckon it is pretty weird really.   Blerk.

#17 Madnesscraves

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:36 PM


Crazy huh. Toilet paper is the way to go.

#18 TheGreenSheep

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:40 PM


More precisely. Their flowers.

Hives, systemic rash then lip swelling. It's really scary. I get jumpy at the nursery is I see the flowers, have to make sure I don't brush the sticky stuff. Shudder.

#19 babyinabackpack

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:40 PM

Makes my cheeks swell up so my face looks like a bright red, itchy triangle!!
And no, I won't post pictures for your amusement.. lol

#20 GoneWithTheWhinge

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:42 PM


Makes me puke within minutes of eating anything containing the slippery little beggars, then have the shivers and an headsplitter headache for 24 hours.

Even the smell of them cooking makes me feel iffy and sets off a lesser headache.

At times I am also allergic to my children. Mostly when they are whining, whinging or fighting. So a good 50% of the time (they sleep lots laugh.gif wink.gif  )

#21 AxeTheMax

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:47 PM

Both asprin and flannelette sheets give me a bleeding nose.

#22 unselfish

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:53 PM

maxalon, although i hardly think that's weird.

my smart-a*se reply would be dogs.

#23 sparkle-tiffany

Posted 09 April 2012 - 09:55 PM

Can I ask what happens to you with your loo paper allergy? huh.gif

#24 Liadan

Posted 09 April 2012 - 10:00 PM

I have none, but I knew someone who reacted to ingredients in quite a few different deodorants, there was only a couple she could use, and then one changed their formula... she was VERY unhappy.

I also know someone who is allergic to toilet paper that is scented or has print. I see no point in scented TP..

And I also know someone who is allergic to chocolate.

Oh yes, and I know someone who is allergic to lavender.

#25 *cough*

Posted 09 April 2012 - 10:06 PM


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