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most common airborne allergens

The 5 Most Common Airborne Allergens

You may not realize it but allergy causing agents called allergens are present all around you. Allergens are of many types but the most common ones are present in the air and can trigger different allergic reactions in different people. It is thus important to keep the air and your surroundings clean and clear. For […]

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Best Ways to Treat Airborne Allergies in Children

Do you feel that your child experiences runny nose, scratchy throat and sneezing very regularly? Well, in most of the cases, children fall victim to these conditions due to airborne allergies. The symptoms of a cold and an airborne allergy overlap and due to this, you may not be able to tell that it is […]

best ways to minimize indoor allergies

The Best Ways to Minimize Indoor Allergies

Allergies are not just caused outside the house but even at home. The tiny little allergens could be present anywhere and may trigger allergic reactions if you don’t stay away from them. Even at home, all possible efforts must be made to minimize allergies and this can be done by eliminating possible allergens from your […]

air purifiers for control of airborne diseases

The Importance of Air Purifiers for Control of Airborne Diseases

Indoor pollution and the various types of particles found inside closed walls can be responsible for causing several types of breathing issues and airborne diseases such as respiratory conditions, asthma and allergies.  Some examples of these allergens include pollen, dander and dust particles. Not only should one try to remove all the irritant sources and […]

sulfite allergy

Symptoms and Treatment Options for Sulfite Allergy

Sulfites are known to be the sulfur-based compounds, which are mainly used as preservatives in food substances. This might cause some kind of reaction among a few people, which could further prove to be life threatening. Some food substances that consist of sulfite include jams, baked goods, pickled foods, canned vegetables, potato chips, vegetable juices, […]

Tips to Prevent Spring Allergy

Tips to Prevent Spring Allergy

Spring is the time when trees and flowers start to bloom, which affects the allergy sufferers and leads to uncontrollable sneezing, itchy eyes, runny nose etc. Over 35 million people suffer from seasonal allergy every year, although it is not a serious disease but it’s better to treat it immediately to avoid the irritability. Seasonal […]

Test For Airborne Allergies

How To Test For Airborne Allergies

Many times we suffer from certain allergies but are unable to detect what exactly is the cause of that allergy. In such cases, we must never take the allergy and its cause lightly as it may aggravate and also prove to be life threatening.  In the case when you have an airborne allergy, it is […]

allergy season

Allergy Season Winding Down – Breath Easy

According to doctors, this hay fever season may have been rougher than usual, and what are glad tidings for allergy sufferers is the fact that the allergy season does seem to be winding down now. Doctors are keeping an eye on pollen counts and according to Dr. Linda Ford, an allergist who tracks pollen levels […]

environmental pollution

5 Serious Human Health Problems Related To Air Pollution – Preventing Ear Infections, Asthma, Absenteeism and More

Don’t Miss These 5 Human Health Problems: Air Pollution Is A Serious Health Threat For You And Your Family

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Miserable Allergy Season Results From Record Breaking Pollen Counts

Many of us may be enjoying the warm spring days and the abundance of beautiful flora around us, but if you are an allergy sufferer, chances are the weather and the flowers bring little consolation as you battle your allergies. Eastern United States has experienced unprecedented levels of pollen this April. In the early part […]