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How Air Purifiers Can Be Harmful and Aggravate Health Conditions?

How Air Purifiers Can Be Harmful and Aggravate Health Conditions

If you’re aware of all the ways having an air purifier in your house can improve your health, then you’ve probably browsed through dozens of buying guides in search of the perfect purifier for a healthy home environment.

But did you know there are risks to these products that just aren’t advertised on the labels of the purifiers you buy?

Before we jump into how air purifiers can be harmful and aggravate health conditions, let’s have a quick look at what air purifiers do, how they’re beneficial for us, and if air purifiers are really worth it!

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Is a Humidifier Good for COPD Patients? – A COMPLETE Guide

Is a Humidifier Good for COPD Patients

You could say that lungs are both sensitive and robust.

The individual parts of lungs are sensitive but the lungs overall are quite robust.

That being said, when the lungs are stressed too far, they start to fill up with gunk and fail.

In people suffering from COPD, this leads to symptoms such as shortness of breath, chronic cough with phlegm, and chest pain.

These three symptoms don’t seem like a big deal they result in great discomfort and can lead to more serious outcomes.

Thankfully, there are ways to provide comfort to those with these symptoms, but is a humidifier good for copd symptoms?

Read on to find out more about how humidifier can help soothe COPD symptoms.

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How to Care for Rats – A COMPLETE Guide

how to care for rats

Rats are grateful pets—they are small, playful, inquisitive and easy to handle as long as they’re healthy.

The downside of pet rats is that they almost exclusively rely on their environment to keep them healthy.

The main dangers to rats’ health come from bacteria overgrowth due to incorrect humidity and temperature coupled with waste buildup.

In the wild, rats are surprisingly organized, playful, and make sure they’re squeaky clean; in human-controlled environments as pets, rats will largely depend on the owner to organize things for them, provide them with play and help them maintain hygiene.

Here, we will look at how to care for rats, what is the ideal humidity for pet rats, what temperatures work for them, and some ways to cater to these environments.

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Best Humidifier for Rats – A COMPLETE Guide for Pet Rats

Best Humidifier for Rats

Sometimes it is hard to manage having air that is good for us while also minding our pet’s wellbeing.

This is especially so for pet rats, which can be sensitive to changes in the environment.

This can make it quite difficult to find the right balance of humidity.

In this product review we are going to go through everything you need to know before buying a humidifier and we are also going to give you a list of the best humidifiers for pet rats.

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Best Humidifier for Cats with URI – A COMPLETE Guide

Best Humidifier for Cats with URI

Upper respiratory infections (URI) are a common disease in cats going through stressful periods, such as moving from one place to another.

Regardless of circumstances, these can cause much discomfort for your beloved feline. 

Luckily though, there are some things you can do in order to help your cat through this condition.

You might not know this, but the right humidifier can do wonders for your cat’s health and that’s why we’ve prepared this list and the best humidifier for cats with URI.

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Best Air Purifier for Pulmonary Fibrosis – A COMPLETE Guide

Best Air Purifier for Pulmonary Fibrosis

If you are looking for the best air purifier for Pulmonary Fibrosis, then you have come to the right place!

Here, you will find an in-depth analysis of different air purifiers that will clear all your doubts about selecting the right purifier unit for your home.

Before moving ahead and talking about the specifications of suitable air purifiers for Pulmonary Fibrosis, you need to understand how an air purifier can help deal with this disease.

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Do HEPA Filters Help with Cat Allergies? – A COMPLETE Guide

Do HEPA Filters Help with Cat Allergies

Cats are the perfect hunters that can jump, climb and poke their nose into any opening, and when they’re not moving about, cats are most often grooming themselves.

When grooming, cats spread out their saliva on their hair; when moving about, they spread their hair and dander all over the place.

It is this combination of cat saliva, hair, and dander that can trigger cat allergies and very strong reactions to the mere presence of cats.

Cat allergies are considered incurable but treatable. This means that we have plenty of tools to lessen that reaction and make the person’s life a bit less miserable around cats.

Thankfully, one of those tools are HEPA filters!

A HEPA filter is commonly found in air purifiers and humidifiers, where it filters the air intake and slows down mold growth inside the unit.

They do produce a cleaner air but how do HEPA filters help with cat allergies?

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Best Dehumidifier for Attic – Your COMPLETE Guide

Best Dehumidifier for Attic

Have you ever noticed an increase of mold in your attic?

Or have you ever thought about knowing its cause and how harmful it can be for your health?

Well, if you haven’t done that till now, you need to be cautious and take necessary measures to save you and your loved ones from diseases; diseases that may not show up now but can become a serious problem in the future.

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Best Dehumidifier for Condo – A COMPLETE Guide

Best Dehumidifier for Condo

Living in a condominium is what many prefer over a house because of the benefits that it has, but one cannot ignore its downsides as well.

If you are living in a condo or are newly shifted, this article is for you.

Have you ever thought about why, when the summer season is about to begin, your windows start to get foggy?

Or if you are sitting in a kitchen, having a glass of lemonade, and all of a sudden, you begin to sweat as if you have done some heavy workout?

Quite often, random damp spots on walls are not uncommon in condos. If you have experienced any of this, it is a sign of the excessive humidity in your condo. 

As soon as the season makes a shift and temperatures start to rise, the humidity level increases in tandem, which is a natural phenomenon as higher temperatures hold more moisture than colder ones.

Have you ever wondered how it could be harmful to you and your loved ones?

Well, having high humidity can cause mold to form and can affect you in the form of headaches, fatigue, muscle cramps, heat exhaustion, and dehydration.

These effects will become more severe when the summer season reaches its peak.

You would probably be thinking, what should be the possible solution to avoid this problem?

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How to Increase Humidity in Tortoise Tank / Table? – A COMPLETE Guide

How to Increase Humidity in Tortoise Tank?

Tortoises are docile land-dwellers that need humidity.

A lot of humidity.

Hence, keeping a tortoise as a pet means creating the perfect humidity and temperature for this shy, reclusive reptile.

As pets, tortoises are typically kept in either tables or tanks, of which you have to create the perfect tabletop environment for the animal. 

How to increase humidity in a tortoise tank / table? 

Read on to find out!

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