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Is Your Office Making You Sick? Could Be Sick Building Syndrome

These 6 Things Could Be To Blame for Sick Building Syndrome

It's that time of year that many of us dread. Seasons are changing, and cool nights and warm days are moving in. It's back to school for many, and suddenly there seem to be a lot more common colds, coughs, and sniffles. But if you notice that your symptoms only occur in a specific location, such as your office, school, or apartment building, you may be suffering from sick building syndrome. Sick Building Syndrome is a term used to describe buildings where occupants experience health issues and discomfort while inside,.
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Humidifier Health Hazards: The Dirty Details

  Humidifiers and HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) systems can make life a lot more comfortable, but can also make us sick, according to several institutions, including the Mayo Clinic and Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC), who report that if humidifiers aren’t maintained properly or if humidity levels are kept too high, can grow and spread mold and bacteria that causes lung and respiratory illnesses, including Legionnaires' disease. humidifier cleaningHumidifiers, whether portable or built into a central heating and cooling system, can ease a slew of problems caused by dry air, from dry.
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