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Air Pollution, Lung Cancer, and Air Tamer

Air pollution is the contamination of our environment through chemicals as well as physical or biological agents that modify the natural state of the atmosphere and air around us. For decades, researchers have shown that air pollution can cause and worsen a variety of health issues such as asthma, allergies, and more. To learn more about our products and how they can help minimize airborne pollutants, continue reading..

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Men: Smoking, What You Need to Know

Tobacco use accounts for almost half a million deaths annually. It is the second leading cause of cardiovascular disease. Smoking and chewing tobacco causes coronary heart disease, cancer, strokes, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder, COPD. It is also linked to your reproductive health and can cause infertility. Smoking tobacco causes your arteries to harden, reduces your circulation and increases the tendency of the formation of blood clots. For more information continue reading….

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Exercise-Induced and Occupational Asthma

Exercise induced asthma is a type of asthma that is experienced during strenuous exercise. The more formal term for exercised induced asthma is exercise induced broncho-constriction. This term is preferred because the exercise induces a narrowing of the airways but is not the root cause of asthma. Occupational asthma is a type of asthma that is caused by allergens in the work environment. It is caused by inhaling fumes, gasses, dust or other harmful substances.

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Allergy and Asthma Awareness Month

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) and FilterStream are here to help you learn about the different types of asthma and allergies and to promote awareness for the millions of Americans who suffer from these conditions. In this blog we will be learning about air quality and how it affects different types of asthma and allergies, and Eosinophil. Asthma and Allergy Awareness month kicks off with Air Quality Awareness week, so let’s start there.