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5 Ways to Asthma-Proof Your Home

Snuff Out the Triggers

Asthma triggers in the home are sneaky. They can hide in some pretty hard-to-reach and unexpected places that can make them difficult to uncover and eliminate. But with a little detective work and a handful of tips, you can do a lot to de-trigger your home and breathe easier.

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Medically Reviewed By: William C. Lloyd III, MD, FACS | Last Review Date:

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  1. Reducing Allergens in the Home, A Room-by-Room Guide. Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.
  2. Mold. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  3. Asthma Triggers. Allergy and Asthma Foundation of America.
  4. Asthma Triggers Indoors. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  5. Controlling Asthma Triggers in the Home. Environmental Health Watch.
  6. Asthma Triggers: Gain Control. US Environmental Protection Agency.
  7. Allergy-Proof Your Home. Mayo Clinic.

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