Tips to Prevent Lung Infections During Household Work

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Chemicals in household cleaning products are harmful to lungs and cause aggravation to the already infected lungs says Dr Gokhale, Best Cardiothoracic Surgeo

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Tips to Prevent Lung Infections During Household Work Dr Alla Gopala Krishna Gokhale Chief Cardiothoracic, Transplant & Minimal Access Cardiac Surgeon @ Apollo Hospitals 

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Tips to Prevent Lung Infections During Household Work People having COPD always carry the risks of aggravation to the body condition due to various reasons, doing household work being one of them. Those having chronic bronchitis, emphysema or pulmonary fibrosis can suddenly experience  symptoms of lung infection due to household work , due to infection from pollutants that are hazardous to health . Here are some  tips for people with lung disease , which can help you in  lung disease treatment and prevention www.drgokhale.com

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Tips to Prevent Lung Infections During Household Work When using household products and cleaning supplies, you should use only those which have less contents of fragrances, VOCs, flammable ingredients or irritants, which are harmful to the lungs and can cause aggravation to the already infected lungs. The cleaning area should be kept well ventilated so that if there are any such pollutants, they can go out of the room. What Dr. Gokhale,  Top Lung Specialist in Hyderabad  says is, you should avoid using cleaning supplies containing chemicals, ammonia or fumes released from them, which can be dangerous to respiratory conditions which are chronic. www.drgokhale.com

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Tips to Prevent Lung Infections During Household Work To reduce the risk of being infected by pollutants from termites and dust, you should: Keep pillowcases and mattresses in zipped cases that are dust mite proof . Wash your bedding and bed sheets once a week at high temperature so that the dust mites are killed . Use indoor air purifiers which are natural to prevent pollution of the indoor air. www.drgokhale.com

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Tips to Prevent Lung Infections During Household Work Keep your windows closed during the time when the outside air is highly polluted . Always keep the curtains and upholstery clean to prevent allergens to be gathered . Abstain from staying close to someone who may be smoking inside the room . Use simple and conventional cleaning supplies like soap, warm water, hydrogen peroxide, vinegar and baking soda instead of those fragrant ones. www.drgokhale.com

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Tips to Prevent Lung Infections During Household Work Avoid coming into contact with toxic vapour, that can irritate the lungs badly, says Dr Gokhale , Best Surgeon for Lung Disease in Hyderabad . The best thing would be to hire a home cleaning service to ensure that the cleaning is done in a hygienic manner . www.drgokhale.com

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