Latest House dust mite Stories

2013-04-10 23:04:07

SoClean, a Marietta carpet cleaning service, has received a dramatic increase in requests for carpet cleaning due to the imminent allergy season. Marietta, Ga (PRWEB) April 10, 2013 SoClean, a Marietta carpet cleaning service, has experienced an increase in business due to homeowners´ efforts to prevent allergy symptoms in response to the arrival of spring and the accompanying allergy season. The Marietta carpet cleaners have received a dramatic increase in requests for deep steam...

Asthma And Allergies Go Hand-in-hand For Many Adults
2013-04-02 11:56:32

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As if having a breathing difficulty weren´t bad enough, a new study in the Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology has found at least two-thirds of all adult asthma sufferers also have an allergy. "Allergists have known the prevalence of allergies among asthmatic children is high at 60 to 80 percent, but it was thought allergies were not as common in asthmatic adults," said the study´s lead author Dr. Paula Busse, from...

Allergy Drops Present Good Alternative to Shots
2013-03-27 18:15:27

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Given the choice, most people would opt for drops under the tongue over a needle in the arm. Yet the Food and Drug Administration hasn't yet approved the delivery method, which is widely available and has been well studied in Europe. A report compiling findings from 63 published studies involving 5,131 participants finds allergy drops are safe, convenient and potentially more effective than injections. USA Today reported on the...

Study Of Dust Mites Show That Reverse Evolution Is Genetically Possible
2013-03-09 10:01:35

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online By studying dust mites, two University of Michigan biologists claim to have found evidence that contracts Dollo´s law — a long standing scientific belief claiming evolution is irreversible. According to Pavel Klimov and Barry O´Connor of the Ann Arbor-based university´s Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, the free-living dust mites that typically inhabit our homes evolved from parasites. Those...

2013-03-04 23:02:09

COIT, a leading supplier of specialty cleaning and disaster restoration services headquartered in San Francisco, is offering tips for dealing with cold weather allergies. Many of COIT´s customers express surprise when they experience allergy symptoms before spring arrives, but according to the company certain allergies can be aggravated by the long months spent indoors. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 04, 2013 If someone has been coughing, sneezing, or experiencing watery or itchy...

2013-02-25 13:42:25

For expectant moms who may contemplate the pros and cons of natural child birth or Caesarian section, a Henry Ford Hospital study suggests that C-section babies are susceptible to developing allergies by age two. Researchers found that babies born by C-section are five times more likely to develop allergies than babies born naturally when exposed to high levels of common allergens in the home such as those from dogs, cats and dust mites. The study is being presented Sunday at the...

2013-02-20 23:00:57

February is National Care About Your Indoor Air month and the Protective Bedding Store is celebrating with a new tips sheet on improving your indoor air quality and discounts on bulk bedding orders. Fulton, MD (PRWEB) February 20, 2013 Most people don´t really think about indoor air quality. Pollution is something we assume takes place outdoors in the environment. Yet, indoor air quality can be 2 to 5 times more polluted than outdoor air, which is a big deal considering people spend up...

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