16 Dec '11, 8pm

Winter, Kids & Asthma

While weather is very difficult, it is no less the culprit than indoor home air quality. As a healthy home consultant who goes into strangers' homes to point out the products and conditions that put the residents' health at risk, I am absolutely shocked to learn that rarely if ever do people open their windows. Open windows a crack regularly and let a stream of air freshen and enliven the indoor air space. Remove ALL fragranced products such as air fresheners, laundry products, after shaves, shower gels, faux herb potporuis, hair sprays. Don't use solvents and degreasers in the home. Get rid of chlorine based products. No more nail polish (or have it done in a salon though salon air quality is horrid and can be harmful to breath even for a little while), no more commercial spray starch if you iron, make your own, you get the picture. We are poisoning ourselves when we brin...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/winter-kids-asthma.html

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