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Staying Safe Whilst Travelling During Covid-19

Staying Safe Whilst Travelling During Covid-19

How safe is it for us to travel during Covid-19 times? This is a question that has been asked by many over the last two years. How can we stay safe when there is an urgent need to fly? Whilst we are not recommending anyone to take risks during the Covid-19 pandemic, we understand that there may be certain reasons for people to fly. We have caught up with one of our colleagues - W, who has recently flown to Hong Kong has given us an insight into her journey and tips on flying during the pandemic: Stay up to...

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Winter Season and Our Health

As daylight shortens, and the dark nights are getting longer, it can be difficult to stay motivated and exercise during the wintry months. A lack of activity and exercise, comfortable clothing, and staying indoors for longer is also a time for diseases to come knocking on our health. Indoor air quality can be just as bad during these months as outdoor air quality. Air pollution from sources like gas stoves, wood burning fireplaces or even smoking cigarettes in your home can cause symptoms such as coughing and wheezing which can make living in the winter difficult for people who have...

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What Is Indoor Air Pollution?

Air pollutants are substances or particles in the air that affects the health of humans. When humans are repeatedly exposed to indoor air pollution, they could experience side effects such as allergies, nasal congestion, and tiredness; in more extreme cases, it could develop into life threatening diseases such as allergies, asthma, and lung cancer. This is when we should consider the quality of the indoor air we breathe. Indoor Air Quality Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) is the air quality inside buildings. IAQ is known to affect the health, comfort, and well-being of its occupants. There has been a link between...

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