Your Best Day With Allergic Asthma

31 Ways to Fight Asthma Triggers

How to defend yourself against seasonal allergies, dander, and other asthma triggers.
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Ditch scented candles and air fresheners

Although they may smell nice, paraffin-based candles, the most common type, can emit compounds that can irritate the lungs. While candles made from soybean or beeswax are less likely to do so, it's not clear if these are any better in an enclosed space. Other potential lung irritants include cleaning products, hair sprays, mousse, and air fresheners.