Viruses and bacteria are microscopic organisms that exist all around us. Many of these microbes are harmless or even beneficial to humans, but some cause illness. Viruses and bacteria are responsible for a plethora of ailments and diseases[...]
Household pets like birds, cats and dogs are sensitive to many of the same air-borne allergens and irritants as humans. In fact, in many cases, your pet may be even more sensitive to the toxins in indoor air than you are.
As with other types of smoke, marijuana smoke creates tenacious residues and odors. Similar to cigarette smoke, marijuana smoke can offend non-smoking neighbors and guests, and residual odors can alert others to the habit.
Of the many appliances in the average home that require electricity, air purifiers are not the most energy-intensive by any means. Washing machines, dishwashers, refrigerators and air conditioners all use significantly more electricity than[...]
Getting an air purifier for your house can make a real difference to your health and quality of life. If you’re planning to invest in one, you’ll understandably want to make sure that you get the most out of it. To that end, it’s important[...]
While there is no cure for eczema, it can be managed. A major part of any management strategy is identifying which environmental pollutants (triggers) are likely to cause flare-ups, and avoiding them. This is where air purifiers can help[...]
Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are common gaseous chemicals that are difficult to avoid in indoor spaces and can have adverse health effects. Fortunately, some types of air purifiers are effective at trapping or deactivating these airborne[...]
Your nose is your body’s first line of defense against the various irritants commonly found in the air we breathe. Your nasal passages are lined with hair and cilia that are designed to trap these intruders before they can make it into your[...]
Sleeping well is a vital part of maintaining your physical and mental health. Whether you snore or sleep with someone who does, snoring can be very disruptive to your sleep cycle and general well-being. If you’re looking for snoring remedies[...]
While sinus problems aren’t usually severe, there’s no question that they can be extremely unpleasant. You may be suffering from dry nasal passages that bleed at the slightest provocation, or stuffy, blocked sinuses that cause painful headaches[...]