May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

Allergy and asthma related ailments typically worsen during spring time when allergens are at their peak. The AAFA (Asthma and Allergy Foundation) has marked May as the National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.

According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), the number of adults suffering from asthma is 18.7 million. The number of children who suffer from this respiratory disease is 6.8 million. Approximately 50 million Americans suffer from allergies. The CDC states, “Allergic reactions range from merely bothersome to life-threatening.”

Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

image source: peqtwp.org

Asthma and Allergy Awareness programs are designed to help people who suffer from uncomfortable allergies and asthma to work towards minimizing their symptoms and improve their quality of life. Asthma and allergies can be triggered by other things, including mold, dust mites, pet dander, pollen and passive exposure to cigarette smoke.

Follow this list of precautions to help prevent and/or minimize allergic reactions and asthma attacks:

• Minimize outdoor activity
• Keep windows closed
• Change your bed linens often
• Maintain personal hygiene and wash hands regularly

Use a personal air purifier to remove contaminants from the air you breathe. The AirTamer A310 rechargeable personal air purifier and the AirTamer A302 travel air purifier have proven benefits for asthma and allergy patients. The AirTamer personal air purifier emits a constant stream of healthy negative ions that remove dirt, pollens, viruses away from your breathing space and improve the quality of air you breathe in.

The AirTamer A310 rechargeable personal air purifier and the AirTamer A302 travel air purifier is silent in operation and does not disturb your sleep. They are extremely energy efficient and provide 150+ hours of run time on one charge. The AirTamer personal air purifiers can be used both indoors and outdoors, while traveling and in poor air quality environments. Breathe cleaner healthier air everywhere you go with AirTamer.

Leave a Reply