Navigation Links
Spring Allergies Got You Down? Try Some of These Drug-Free Options
Date:5/21/2008

CleanBrands offers several ways to help alleviate allergy symptoms

PROVIDENCE, R.I., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- April showers bring May flowers, and May flowers bring...sneezes?

For those allergy sufferers out there, May is often viewed with mixed emotions. While the end of cold weather and snow is certainly welcomed, it is often coupled with the inevitable bouts of sneezing, watery eyes and allergy medication haze. May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month and CleanBrands, creators of The World's Cleanest Pillow, believes that, with a few small changes, you can help alleviate allergy symptoms without swallowing a single pill.

"The inspiration for our products was really just a parent's concern for the health of their child," said Gary Goldberg, founder and Chief Innovation Officer of CleanBrands, the makers of CleanRest(R). "When we were told that the cause of my oldest child's breathing problems was most likely indoor allergens, I set out to build the proverbial 'better mousetrap.'"

Along with seasonal allergies, many people - about 20 million Americans - suffer from what is called "indoor allergies." The major trigger of indoor allergies is the common dust mite, a microscopic creature measuring one quarter of a millimeter. Dust mites have no developed respiratory system and no eyes, and spend their lives eating, reproducing and eliminating waste products. It is their waste products, not the mites themselves, which cause allergic reactions.

While having dust mites does not mean your house isn't clean, keeping your house as allergen-free as possible can improve your indoor air quality. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) believes that controlling the air quality in your home, office, school and car can reduce allergy and asthma triggers which includes controlling cockroaches, avoiding mold spores, preventing entry of pollen by keeping windows and doors closed, preventing animal dander, vacuuming one or twice a week, and controlling dust mites.

According to AAFA, a leading method to control dust mites is to put zippered allergen impermeable encasements on all pillows, mattresses and box springs.

CleanBrands is an industry leading innovator that creates and develops products devoted to improving the health of the sleep environment. Their doctor-recommended pillows, pillow cases, mattress encasements and box spring encasements feature MicronOne(TM) technology, creating a barrier against dust mites, mold spores and micro-toxins that can interfere with a healthy night's rest.

Spring is here, so get out and smell those flowers!

About CleanBrands LLC

CleanBrands LLC is a leading company that designs and manufactures MicronOne-based products devoted to improving the health of the sleep environment. Founded in 2006, the Providence, Rhode Island-based CleanBrands LLC is committed to helping people everywhere experience a new level of protection. One of the initial technologies created by CleanBrands is MicronOne, a technology that is being used in numerous consumer applications. CleanRest is the first product line to leverage MicronOne technology and address consumers' immediate need for an efficient and effective guard against dust mites, bed bugs and peripheral air elements that affect the quality of one's sleep. By creating a simple solution to address his oldest son's breathing difficulties, the textile scientist who created CleanRest, and the company, continue to innovate and introduce new platforms in empowering fabrics.

Contact:

Kirsten Pflomm

401 553 5449


'/>"/>
SOURCE CleanBrands LLC
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Eating junk food whilst pregnant and breastfeeding may lead to obese offspring
2. Adult offspring of parents with PTSD have lower cortisol levels
3. A classic method for modeling skin cancer is featured in Cold Spring Harbor Protocols
4. Parents PTSD May Boost Stress in Offspring
5. Partnership for a Drug-Free America and Colorado Springs Police Department Introduce Methamphetamine Prevention Program to Colorado Law Enforcement
6. International Consulting Firm Health Fitness Dynamics Hired to Oversee Springbrook Inns Planned New Spa
7. COLORBLENDS to Donate Portion of Sales of Spring Forward Daffodil Blend to the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation
8. Springer adds Advances in Therapy to journals portfolio
9. Lifespring Health Promotes Health and Fitness by Sponsoring Silicon Valley Marathon on November 3rd and 4th
10. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion into Colorado Springs, Colorado
11. Cold Spring Harbor scientists devise novel, low-cost method of sifting genomes high-value regions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Delta Dental of California and its ... cancer. , Gary D. Radine, who recently retired as president and CEO of Delta ... 2015 CEO of the Year , helped lead the effort to raise funds ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Eating ... a significant number of women and men with eating disorders report a history ... best predicts the development of an eating disorder. , At the 2016 ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... GrassrootsHealth published data from ... type 2 diabetes in the GrassrootsHealth cohort with substantially higher vitamin D levels ... in public health,” states Carole Baggerly, Director of GrassrootsHealth, “the safety and ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Joshua Rosenthal, PhD, Chief Scientific ... can use newly released government data on populations and physicians to better calculate ... capture the value they create to succeed in new economic models for value ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , ... February 08, 2016 , ... ... only four states in the U.S. require dental technicians to be certified or ... the dental industry, NADL created the “What’s In Your Mouth?” campaign to inform ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016  Echo Therapeutics, ... device company focused on non-invasive continuous glucose ... today announced that it will host a ... 17, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time ... its corporate strategy, advancements in its CGM ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016 ... the "Global Skin Protective Equipment Market 2016-2020" ... --> http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fqx6nz/global_skin ) has announced the addition ... 2016-2020" report to their offering. ... ) has announced the addition of the ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016   HighPoint ... November Research Group (NRG),s pharmacovigilance technology services division.  ... consulting services and an Oracle Argus Specialized partner, ... to Life Sciences companies. --> ... expands HighPoint,s life sciences capabilities and provides a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: