Preventative Safety Tips Timed to Swine Flu Outbreak
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Health Hazards in Household Cleaners Exposed
... study found that the use of spray household cleaners
could increase the risk of developing asthma by ... sprays -- such as air fresheners, furniture cleaners
and glass cleaners
-- was linked to a 30 percent to 50 percent ...
Green Apple Cleaners Expands Reach to Health Conscious Customers
... news for Manhattan this
week when Green Apple cleaners
bought its second state-of-the-art ... found in products
"As dry cleaners
struggle to meet environmental regulations ... and "natural" claims by
some traditional cleaners
keep customers guessing about what is ...
Studies Find Poor Indoor Air Quality Can Lead to Major Health Problems
... Air cleaners
Proven to Protect and Even Improve Health
... nationwide to consider whole-home air cleaners
as part of a
modern and integrated approach to ... research that most people buy portable air cleaners
help alleviate some sort of respiratory issue, ...
Kimberly-Clark Launches DentaBurst(TM) Freshening Teeth Cleaners
... mints or gum,
DentaBurst(TM) Freshening Teeth cleaners
remove plaque from the surfaces of
teeth, leaving ... anywhere."
DentaBurst(TM) Freshening Teeth cleaners
is available in mint or
cinnamon flavors. An ... routine."
DentaBurst(TM) Freshening Teeth cleaners
is currently available
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City Cleaners Win 16% Wage Hike and Fully Employer-Paid Family Health Care
... an unaffordable premium for family health
can actually afford to take their kids to the ... Local 32BJ
President. "As a result, Philadelphia cleaners
will finally receive health
care benefits that are on par with cleaners
in New York and throughout the
Home Spray Cleaners Could Raise Asthma Risk
... team involved in the study believes that spray cleaners
can be a cause of new-onset asthma, because the ... at the start of the study.
The use of spray cleaners
as little as once a week increased the risk of ... sprays, especially air fresheners, furniture cleaners
and glass cleaners, had a particularly strong ...
The Housekeeping Channel (HC) and The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) Partner on Vacuum Cleaner Reviews
... with The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) to review residential vacuum cleaners
that have earned CRI's Gold, Silver, or Bronze "Seal of ... extended use.
HousekeepingChannel.com staff will test the vacuum cleaners
by performing typical tasks on various surfaces, providing a comprehensive ...
Asthma Awareness Month Spawns Healthy Advice
... guarantees its work and adheres strictly to the National Air Duct cleaners
Association's rigid service standards.
"Asthma is a serious ... DUCTZ for indoor air
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Are You Trying to Clean Your Home ... or Kill It?
... children may be
exposed to household toxins. "Moms already know household cleaners
hazardous if swallowed or spilled directly on your skin," said ... kidney and central nervous
system damage. The fumes given off by carpet cleaners
can cause cancer and
liver damage.(4) Additionally, many cleaning agents ...
A Fort Worth Couple Sues Huguley Memorial Medical Center
... A baby boy's body is taken to the cleaners
with the hospital laundry
FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 22 ... Center after
the hospital staff sent their newborn son's corpse to the cleaners
On July 8, 2007, Kourtney McGee gave birth to ...
Healthy Directions, LLC Welcomes Jim Barch as New Chief Executive Officer
... and nutritional supplement business.
Since 2002, Mr. Barch served as CEO of Home Care Industries, the leading manufacturer of vacuum cleaners
bags and accessories. During his tenure, Jim led the company to increased sales and greatly improved profitability despite a decline in the ....
Hispanics Placing Their Oral Health at Risk by Cutting Back on Routine Dental Care
... an important symbol of a dental product's safety and effectiveness.
Cleaning between the teeth once a day with floss or interdental cleaners
removes plaque from between the teeth, areas where the toothbrush can't reach. This process is essential in preventing periodontal (gum) disease.
Misonix Reports Earnings for the Three and Nine Months Ended March 31, 2009
... million. The Ultrasonics laboratory business manufactures and sells ultrasonic processors (Sonicators), ultrasonic soldering instruments, ultrasonic cleaners
and related accessories. The assets are classified as held for sale and the results of operations are reported in discontinued operations as of ...
As Kaiser Permanente Opens a New Hospital Wing, Security Officers Left Behind Without Affordable Healthcare
... cuts to workers who provide services at Kaiser Permanente hospitals and healthcare facilities
WHO: More than 100 security officers and cleaners
who work at Kaiser along with supporters
WHEN: Monday, May 4, 10:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
WHERE: Medical Office Building and Cancer ...
CAIR Asks U.S. Muslim Prayer Leaders to Urge Swine Flu Precautions
... the tissue in the trash after you use it.
* Wash your hands often with soap and water, especially after you cough or sneeze. Alcohol-based hands cleaners
are also effective.
* Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth. Germs spread that way.
* Try to avoid close contact with sick people.
* If you ...
Experienced Critical Care and ER Doctor Offers Tips to Prevent and Identify Swine Flu
... Habits: Wash your hands with soap and water frequently during the day. Cover your nose and mouth when you cough or sneeze. Alcohol-based hand cleaners
are also effective. Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.
Keep Workspaces Clean: Sanitize surfaces such as desktops, phones, and ...
ReStockIt.com Greatly Cutting Prices on Hand Sanitizers, Masks to Help Combat Swine Flu Epidemic
... sick, avoid close contact with people who are sick, wash hands often with soap and water, especially after you cough or sneeze - alcohol-based hands cleaners
are also effective, avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth, cover their mouths or nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing, and keep up with health ...
'Nano-Silver Swine Flu Protection'
... contagious skin disease Molluscum Contagioisum and to protect the delicate skin of diabetics. The problem with washing your hands with normal hand cleaners
to kill swine flu virus is that they contain harsh chemicals. Your hands may be clean immediately after washing, but the harsh chemicals make your ...
Cleaning Concoctions Best Left to Experts
... When not in use, keep them where children and pets can't get to them, using child-resistant locks on cabinets and doors, if needed. Also, never store cleaners
Retain original containers. The label should have information about the product's contents and advice on immediate first-aid if an ...
Poison Prevention Requires Diligence
... that people:
Always read the instructions about a product's use and storage first and follow them exactly.
Keep harmful products, including cleaners
and pesticides, in their original containers to prevent accidental misuse. This will also keep necessary information handy if a problem does occur. ...
Poison Prevention Week March 15 - 22
... antifreeze, pain and paint thinners, or lighter fluid in something you would use for food or a beverage.
Do not store food and household cleaners
in the same cabinet.
Never call medicine candy.
Do not take medicine in front of children; they love to do what adults do.
Consumers Beware: Unlicensed Care of Animals May Cause Health Problems and Increased Costs
... that could actually cause serious health problems and increased costs in the long run.
Dr. Grant added, "It's possible unlicensed teeth cleaners
could damage the tooth enamel and accelerate plaque and tartar buildup, leading to more problems and risks to an animal's health."
For example, ...
Shopping for a Vacuum Cleaner? Know What You're Buying! Internet Site and Rating System Can Help
Boise, Idaho (Vocus) March 3, 2009 -- Before spending hundreds of dollars on one of the many high performance vacuum cleaners
that proliferate the market, savvy shoppers turn to the Internet to research their choices.
In an effort to provide consumers the ...
Cleaning House May Be Risky for Women With Asthma
... men. In many homes, women are the primary cleaners.
Authors of the study concluded that "longer, prospective studies of nonprofessional household cleaners
are needed to determine whether there is an association between household cleaning agent exposure and the development of asthma."
Home Care Tips for Reducing the Risk of Childhood Hospitalizations Due to Asthma
... steps that parents can take at home to reduce the risk of hospitalizations."
Go green . The use of four or more household cleaners
in one home can increase the incidence of asthma in adults and children. However, children breathe at a faster rate than adults, which puts them at ...
Helping to Clear the Air for Consumers - New Certification Standard for HEPA Filters Will Help Millions of People Make More Educated Choices
... allergen reduction and environmental control plan for home or office.
The asthma & allergy friendly(TM) Certification process subjects air cleaners
to performance-based testing to ensure they demonstrate the ability to reduce the total airborne allergen levels in a defined space. Assessment for ...
Anpath Group, Inc. Expands International Distribution With Minntech Corporation
... ) located in Minneapolis,
MN, is an EPA and FDA registered facility, and is the exclusive
manufacturer of surface disinfectant cleaners
and animal care products
currently marketed by EnviroSystems, Inc. "The Minntech relationship
provides EnviroSystems with a world-class partner and ...
Cornell researchers' study showing evidence of a major environmental trigger for autism
... of early childhood television and video viewing, increased rates of vitamin D deficiency, and an increased exposure to chemicals used in household cleaners
that children who spend more time indoors would likely experience. The research team plans to conduct further statistical studies aimed at ...
St. Louis Park Vapor Systems Installation Nearly Complete; Meeting July 10
... Agency, Hennepin County
and the city of St. Louis Park, continues on a separate track.
VOCs are commonly used in industrial degreasers, metal cleaners
cleaning fluids. Breathing low levels of VOCs for long periods of time may
increase some people's risk of health problems.
Palace of Westminster Asbestos Problem Ignored
... 11 months during 2006-7. These included a
kitchen cupboard that was wedged shut with a spoon and other cupboards that
were routinely disturbed by cleaners
and Palace staff.
Experts had estimated that the incidence of asbestos-related diseases
would peak within the next decade and then tail off, but ...
Poor Indoor Air Quality Can Be Excellent Headache Trigger
... emergencies to
residential air duct cleaning, America depends on DUCTZ for indoor air
quality. DUCTZ is a member of the National Air Duct cleaners
For more information, or to schedule service, call 877.DUCTZ.USA
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Yale's Scassellati gets Microsoft 'breakthrough research award' for robotics
... similar to many other computing devices deployed in the modern human environment, including PCs, Smartphones and the World Wide Web. Robotic vacuum cleaners
have even become a common new tool.
We are excited to partner with Yale University so robot developers will be better able to build robots that ...
Simple Steps to a Healthier, Allergy-Free Home
... all-natural hypo-allergenic bedding, such as CottonFresh bedding ( http://www.sylvane.com/cottonfresh.html ).
-- Steam Up to Clean Up -- Steam cleaners
( http://www.sylvane.com/vapor-steam-cleaners.html ) are the ultimate indoor cleaning tool for hard surfaces, grout, upholstery and carpet -- ...
Pledge Catches Culprits in Dust That Cause Allergies
... such as Pledge(R) Furniture Polish which removes allergens from dust mites and pet dander found in dust. -- Ventilation - Use HEPA air cleaners
to keep the indoor air throughout your home as pure as possible. Cover heating vents with special vent filters to clean the air before it ...
Dust Mites Trump Asthma Prevention Guidelines
... bleach, and even tossing toys, plants and furniture out of a home.
"We can conclude with confidence that there is no need to buy expensive vacuum cleaners
or mattress covers or to use chemical methods against house dust mites, because these treatments do not work," study author Peter Gotzsche, director ...
Highmark Blue Shield Announces Sustainable, Eco-Friendly and Green Strategy
... at its facilities at its Data Center in and at its Center Street campus. These products include Green Seal certified cleaners, vacuum cleaners
with HEPA filters to improve indoor air quality and Green Seal certified paper products for restrooms.
-- Highmark, through its partner ...
For Adolescents, Inhalants Are Drug of Choice
... nausea, confusion and lack of coordination," he said.
In addition, there been a number of reports of teens who have inhaled computer keyboard cleaners
and lost control of their cars and crashed into walls and other obstacles, Clark said.
"Once kids start using inhalants, they are more susceptible ...
South African Hospital Uses Packard Children's as Model for Nurse Retention
... doing it with passion," said
Staveski. She cited a simple and innovative solution devised by Red Cross
nurses that relies on foot pumps and pipe cleaners
to solve what would be
an unthinkable situation in the U.S.: the need to discharge a child with a
tracheostomy into townships.
"It's amazing what a ...
UCF researchers discover a new protein family implicated in inflammatory diseases
... Sometimes the macrophages mistake the bodys own organs for invaders and attack, and that can cause arthritis or some forms of cancer. Sometimes the cleaners
fail to detect threats, such as malignant cancer cells, which then go unregulated and can turn into fatal tumors.
When Fu arrived at UCF in 2007, ...