Allergic diseases today represent a public health concern of pandemic proportions affecting up to 30% of Europeans. Allergic manifestations commonly start at a young or very young age and have a tendency to become chronic. 

Besides their impact on health, allergies have a major influence on education, work capacity, career development and choice of lifestyle. 

The Luxembourg Society for Allergology and Immunology, together with the national Health and Research Institutions strongly supports patient information as well as patient oriented research in allergic and immune mediated diseases.