household cleaning

Plans for dog-shaped vacuum cleaner come to light


November 26th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Does your dog get mad at the sight of a vacuum cleaner? Well, you can now take a breather, as plans for a dog-shaped vacuum cleaner designed to ... Read more...

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Household cleaning sprays increase asthma risk?


June 8th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Use of household cleaning sprays might increase the risk of developing asthma, says an expert. Studies have suggested that some products can trigger breathing problems in people who have ... Read more...

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Household cleaning sprays linked to asthma


June 7th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): The use of household cleaning sprays could be contributing to a rise in cases of asthma, a leading health expert has warned.Chlorine, bleach, disinfectants and other cleaning ... Read more...

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Shampoos, conditioners, soaps can cause eczema


March 28th, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Many shampoos, skin conditioners and soaps contain an ingredient that can cause eczema, warn Swedish scientists.A thesis presented at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden found that ... Read more...

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Cleaning homes could be harmful for asthmatic women


January 23rd, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Women with asthma should not only stay away form dusting but also from other cleaning activities, for a new research has said that such activities may worsen ... Read more...

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Wanted: Naked cleaners for PS10 an hr!


July 6th, 2008 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): People are being offered 10 pounds an hour to work as naked cleaners on JobCentre.An advertisement says that both men and women can apply for posts ... Read more...

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Home repair programs not helping lower lead levels in kids


May 2nd, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 2 (ANI): According to a new study, programs that promote household cleaning, home repairs and parental awareness of lead hazards are not effective at protecting children from exposure to ... Read more...

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Elevated allergen levels in homes associated with asthma


March 1st, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 1 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that exposure to increased allergen levels in home may trigger asthmatic symptoms in allergic individuals.The team, at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), ... Read more...

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House cleaning sprays can raise the risk of asthma


November 14th, 2007 - 2:09 am ICT by admin
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