indoor air quality

What are the most common indoor air quality complaints?

In recent days, many people are reported that they are not feeling well due to the indoor air quality. To resolve this indoor air quality problem, most of the people play an ultimate role in helping the employer, manager, building owner, occupants and property manager. Depends upon your workplace, you can choose the person to […]

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Seasonal allergies

The Best Seasonal Allergy Solution Guide

Many people worldwide suffer from seasonal allergy. And nowadays not only in fall and spring but also in summer and winter. People search for the most outstanding treatments specially designed to reduce and heal seasonal allergy without any negative side effect. Out of the ordinary ads about treatments of seasonal allergy revealed in some websites […]

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VOC

Over 400 VOC Compounds Are Identified In Homes

Volatile Organic Compounds Volatile Organic Compounds, or VOCs, are a combination of chemicals that vaporize easily and deliver gas pollutants into the home from a variety of sources. There are over 400 compounds in the VOC class which has been identified in the home and of these 250 can be found in carpeting. Common Sources […]

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Suffering from seasonal allergies

Suffering From Seasonal Allergies. What Can You Do?

Suffering from Seasonal Allergies? What can you do?  If you have seasonal allergies you already know how annoying they can be. They are part of our body’s normal reaction to external objects (like pollen), which our bodies have recognized as potentially harmful to our health and safety. During allergy seasons, our body misidentifies pollens from investing […]

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Dust mites

What Are Dust Mites?!

Dust mites (also called bed mites) is a cosmopolitan pyroglyphid that lives in human habitation. Some call them “skin eater” – and that’s exactly what they do. These microscopic arachnids are one of the main allergy offenders for people with allergic asthma. Dust mites love and reproduce easily in warm (temperatures at or above 70 […]

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Chemicals And Toxins

Chemicals And Toxins

Cleaning supplies and household chemicals Everyone cleans their homes to protect their health. But did you know that household and cleaning products (including soaps, polishes, and grooming supplies) often include dangerous chemicals and toxins? Even green or natural products may include ingredients that can cause health problems. Some cleaning supplies can be flammable or corrosive. […]

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Asthma

What is Asthma, Symptoms, Management, Treatment

What is Asthma?  Asthma is chronic (long-term) lung illness involving the airways in the lungs. These airways, or bronchial tubes, let air come in and out of the lungs. Asthma causes repeating periods of wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath, and coughing. Usually, the coughing occurs at nighttime or early in the morning. Sometimes asthma […]

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Allergy

What are allergies?

Allergies are the immune system’s response to unfamiliar or unknown agents. When you come into contact with one of these agents (known commonly as an allergen) the immune system goes on high alert, reacting as if the agent could cause dangerous harm. The most common reactions to allergens are a runny nose, sneezing, itchy or […]

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Pet Allergies

What Is Pet Dander?

If you have pets in your home then you have also a pet dander. Pet dander is small, even microscopic, flecks of skin emitted by cats, dogs, birds and other animals with fur or feathers. Pet dander can cause asthma attacks and allergic reactions in people who are sensitive to the allergens. Which Animals Act […]

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Secondhand smoke

Secondhand Smoke

Tobacco smoke Secondhand smoke is also called as environmental tobacco smoke. Secondhand smoke is the combination of 2 forms of smoke that come from smoking tobacco – Sidestream smoke and Mainstream smoke. Sidestream smoke is the smoke from the burning end of a cigarette, pipe, or cigar. Mainstream smoke is the smoke exhaled by a […]

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Pollen, dust mites, mold

3 Most Common Household Allergens and How to Avoid Them

If you have a runny nose, watery eyes, itchy skin, or other symptoms that make you feel discomfort at home then there is a high possibility that in your home lives allergens. Three most common allergens are dust mites, mold, and pollen. Dust mites (also called bed mites) is a cosmopolitan pyroglyphid that lives in […]

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