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A Guide for Treating Indoor Air Pollution

In Air, Environmental Allergies by Anthony0 Comments

It’s Your Home, Not A Highway: Issues Caused by Poor Indoor Air Quality  According to a 2013 study by MIT, pollution causes 200,000 deaths yearly. The figures are stark, and we’re all aware of the risk of allergen-laden pollutants outdoors, often avoiding roads and employing facemasks to prevent conditions such as asthma flaring up. But did you know that according to …

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The Best Air Purifiers Allergies Can Be Treated With

In Air, Environmental Allergies by Anthony0 Comments

The Environmental Protection Agency claims that indoor pollutants can be five times more toxic than the outside. In some buildings, the air pollution can be 100 times more polluted. The World Health Organization has stated numerous times that 85% of all cancers are attributed to environmental rather than genetic factors. This suggests that cancer is caused by exposure to carcinogens …

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House Plants Can Filter Air in Your Home of Chemicals and Toxins

In Air, Environmental Allergies by Anthony2 Comments

NASA and the World Health Organization have decided that stagnant indoor environments are one of the most dangerous places for human health. The lack of proper ventilation and purification of the air in your home can be seriously detrimental to your well-being. Living and working in places filled with air contaminants without ventilation can cause “sick building syndrome.” This should …

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Himalayan Salt Inhaler Review – It Can Really Work

In Air, Illness, Medicines, Natural Products, Review by Anthony11 Comments

Salt has been used as a natural cleanser for thousands of years. The benefits of salt air inhalation, known as speleotherapy or halotherapy, were first discovered in Europe 200 years ago when it was realized that the miners in the salt caves were free of breathing problems. Ever since, people having been taking trips to the salt mine to ease …

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Air Purifiers for Allergies in 2017

In Air, Environmental Allergies, Review by Anthony8 Comments

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, indoor environments are two to five times more toxic than the outside. In some cases, indoor air pollutants can be more than 100 times more polluted. The World Health Organization has stated that 80% of all cancers are attributed to environmental rather than genetic factors, mostly including exposure to carcinogens that are found in …

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Himalayan Salt Lamp Review

In Air, Environmental Allergies, Review by Anthony9 Comments

Himalayan pink salt lamps are a new age technology that provides environmental allergy relief in the room where the lamp is placed. They are highly recommended for anybody that suffers from seasonal allergies, pet allergies, dust, cockroach or mold allergies. Many health benefits including improved mood and concentration, better circulation and better sleep can be experienced from placing a salt …

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Do Himalayan Salt Lamps Really Work?

In Air, Environmental Allergies, Remedy by Anthony6 Comments

Himalayan salt lamps are crafted from giant rock crystals found in mines of Pakistan and India near the Himalayas. They are formed over a base with a light bulb so that, when lit, it shines through the transparent salt crystal to let off a wonderful orange glow. Many health benefits have been praised in addition to the color it can …

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Does the Neti Pot Work for Allergies?

In Air, Environmental Allergies, Natural Products, Review by Anthony6 Comments

If you have ever swum in the water at the beach, then you’d understand the experience of having salty seawater forced through your nasal passages. Initially unpleasant, this forced irrigation can result in unexpected relief from clogged sinuses. This ancient practice had originated in India thousands of years ago, but does the neti pot work effectively for allergy symptoms? The …

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The Link Between Bee Pollen and Allergies

In Air, Anti-inflammatories, Digestion, Natural Products by Anthony2 Comments

I would definitely consider myself to be a type of person that is extremely sensitive to the outside environment. Ever since I was a kid, lots of foods would give me reactions like itchy throat, swollen lips, rash and digestive issues. Every allergy season(Fall, Winter and Spring), I would always have tissues on me and I felt so embarrassed having …