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Insects Can Trigger Indoor Allergies in Spring

With spring comes some unpopular side effects: asthma and allergy symptoms. Each year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) designates May as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, coinciding with the peak season for allergy-related symptoms. Even though many people associate... more
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Pests Can Trigger Indoor Allergies in Spring

With spring comes some unpopular side effects: asthma and allergy symptoms. Each year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) designates May as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, coinciding with the peak season for allergy-related symptoms. Even though many people associate... more
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Cold Weather & Pests Don’t Mix for Asthma Sufferers

Cockroaches and rodents can trigger allergies and asthma attacks during the fall season. Although ragweed and dust mites are often blamed for runny noses and itchy eyes as the seasons change, Exterminators, a pest management company servicing Massachusetts, warns that cockroaches and rodents can... more
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Cockroaches May Help Explain Asthma Outbreaks

A new study by Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health that finds that higher exposure to cockroach dust may explain why some New York City children have asthma while others, who grow up just blocks away, do not. The researchers collected dust — containing cockroach, mouse and cat... more
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Cockroach Facts

They say a Cockroach could survive a Nuclear Explosion, that we will discuss another day, today let’s just look at some Cockroach Facts. The Cockroach Facts are: Cockroaches have been around since the time of the dinosaurs. As a matter of fact, these insects are incredibly hardy. They generally... more
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