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Synonyms for dander

a tendency to become angry or irritable

Synonyms for dander

small scales from animal skins or hair or bird feathers that can cause allergic reactions in some people

a feeling of anger and animosity

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They include house dust mites, animal dander, various pollens and cockroach droppings.
Allergen immunotherapy is effective for pollen, mold, animal dander, dust mite, and cockroach allergies.
Some people are allergic to animal dander, which is found on Labrador retrievers and German shepherds, the two breeds that are commonly used as guide dogs.
If 'home' means more to you than a roof over your head, and you seek to create a nurturing, toxin-free atmosphere and lifestyle within its walls, then Home Enlightenment is for you: it provides an encyclopedia of natural living which covers everything from animal dander and water management to lighting, fire, mercury concerns, laundry and fabric health, and more.
But the vast majority are allergic to something in their environment--pollen, dust mites, mold, animal dander or cockroach droppings.
An asthma attack often is triggered by allergens such as pollen, animal dander, certain drugs and food additives, viral respiratory infections, and physical exertion.
Exposure to scented laundry detergents or powders, cosmetics, body care products (especially those containing skin-stripping sodium lauryl/laureth sulfates), perfumes, wool and animal dander should be monitored closely, and the use of any offending product should be discontinued.
Epidemiologic studies have linked the disease to a plethora of modern lifestyle factors, but the traditional focus has been on heredity and a few identifiable triggers such as animal dander, fungi, ozone, and pollens.
Allergic reactions to airborne pollens, dust, animal dander, moulds as well as foods can lead to sinus obstruction.
Sinus Rinse helps alleviate nasal allergies, chronic sinus disease, and nasal irritation from occupational dust, fumes, animal dander, grass, pollen, smoke, smog, and house dust.
If you answer "yes" to these and similar questions, there's a good chance that you, like 15 to 20% of the population, are atopic, or hypersensitive to allergens, such as pollen, ragweed, dust mites, molds, and animal dander.
Furthermore, the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers cited Environmental Protection Agency reports that indoor pollution levels may be two to five times higher than outdoor levels as a result of animal dander, dust mites, smoke, mold and mildew.
Although about 15% to 20% of people are allergic to molds, they are allergic to other substances--such as animal dander and pollen--as well.
This means it removes the stale indoor air and captures 95% of all dust, pollens, mold spores and animal dander from the outdoor air before it enters the house.
To stave off dust mites and animal dander, vacuum carpets and launder bedding and curtains frequently.
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