Posts Tagged: allergies

9 Surprising Ways You’re Making Your Allergies Worse

You never run out of antihistamine medications in your medicine cabinet... You have banned seafood, peanuts, and other allergy-causing foods from entering your kitchen... You refuse to accept beautiful flowers from your significant other on Valentine's Day... No matter how cute they are, you also try to keep a distance from your neighbor's furry cats... Dusty rooms scare the hell out of you more than dark, haunted rooms... You can relate to most of these things if you're suffering from allergies. You know very well the ... Read more

The Four Health Risks of Swimming In Chlorinated Pools

Swimming is a great way to get the physical activity you need to stay fit and healthy - if and only if your swimming environment supports your well-being. Most private and public pools are kept safe and clean using chlorine, a chemical used for disinfection. Though it is an accepted method of pool sanitation, chlorination, especially when taken in excess, can be dangerous. As chlorine levels go higher, the pool water becomes more toxic to humans and can cause a few health ... Read more