A 36-year-old female asked:
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i think that's why i was asking about humidifiers, vaporizers because ta know of which one will help me to not get dried out, or conjested at night.

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Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Humidifiers: Either one will work but for safety reasons I would recommend a cool mist humidifier.
Answered on Dec 9, 2014

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Ya think?: Depends on where you live. Humidifers are for dry areas of the country. A "vaporizer" ADDS humidity
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Humidifier: Either can work but for safety reasons a cool mist humidifier is safer.
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