You really CAN be allergic to running

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Date: February 6th, 2016

runAllergy to running is a real thing – and it is not pleasant, experts say.

A team of scientists have identified a genetic mutation that is responsible for a rare form of hives, which is induced by vibration.

The condition, known as vibratory urticaria, can be triggered by running, clapping your hands, towel drying, and even a bumpy bus journey.

The vibration causes a temporary skin rash, by promoting the release of inflammatory chemicals from the immune system’s mast cells.  More

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