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Vacuum cleaner brand with hepa filter for dust mite and dust allergy?

Vacuum cleaner brand with hepa filter for dust mite and dust allergy?

Vaccuums: Any brand with a true hepa filter should be adequate. The problem of ineffective filtering typically comes from not keeping the filter clean, or replacing as needed. ...Read more

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How's greenfield filter for blood clots?

How's greenfield filter for blood clots?

Prevent propagation: If the clot is from the legs, the filter prevents the clot form being thrown into the lungs from the source. Please note it is not there to dissolve the clot nor prevent further clot formation. ...Read more

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How much does hepa air filter cost?

How much does  hepa air filter cost?

Varies in price: Depending on size of the unit you need for the sq. Ft area you want to filter. ...Read more

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Indoor air pollution. How helpful is a hepa filter?

Indoor air pollution.  How helpful is a hepa filter?

Great: Hepa filters are one of the best filters. Use according to room size. They are great. ...Read more

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Does safi blood purifier contain steroid ?

Does safi blood purifier contain steroid ?

Who knows?: This is a Pakistani scam that has been banned in the US, Canada, and much of Europe because it was found to be loaded with arsenic. Please be careful. ...Read more

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What is better, amo signature phacoemulsification system or bausch and lomb zyoptix 217z100 laser treatment ?

What is better, amo signature phacoemulsification system or bausch and lomb zyoptix 217z100 laser treatment ?

Different treatments: Unrelated question, phacoemulsification is done for cataract surgery and the b&l laser is for refractive laser surgery. One removes your crystalline lens that has a cataract and the other reshapes the cornea. So there is no comparison here. Both machines have had good results if done correctly as with other similar but different brands but for very different problems. ...Read more

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I filtered lukewarm water in the Brita filter jug. Will the chemicals in the plastic leach?

I filtered lukewarm water in the Brita filter jug. Will the chemicals in the plastic leach?

Water : I am not in favor of putting warm or hot water in plastic jug because chemicals can leach to water. So use steel or copper jug. ...Read more

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What is the best air purifier for cat allergies? A big hepa filter?

What is the best air purifier for cat allergies?  A big hepa filter?

Cat allergy: The best treatment is avoidane ! dont have a pet cat - not even outdoors. Hepa filters are very helpful. They need to be placed in areas that you spend the most time (i.e., bedroom). Also, change filters in you central air ducts monthly. ...Read more

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Explain an ivc filter placement?

Explain an ivc filter placement?

IVC filter: An ivc filter is a small metal device shaped like an umbrella without the fabric. It is placed in patients who are at risk for pulmonary embolism, but who cannot tolerate or fail treatment with blood thinners. It is placed through a catheter via the jugular vein (in the neck) or the femoral vein (in the groin) ...Read more

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What's the difference between highly mocronize titanium dioxide and nano titanium dioxide?

That's 4 a physicist: Not really a medical question but could b answered by a physicist u may know of or do a google search. ...Read more

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Are flents ear-loop masks good for helping to filter air pollution?

Are flents ear-loop masks good for helping to filter air pollution?

Not complelety: The size of the particulate matter matter the way mask is worn , one tme use only but for reducing bacterial and viral transmission it helps fumes smoke etc it might not help at all. ...Read more

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Are water filters suggested?

Are water filters suggested?

Yes.: If your water quality is poor. Absolutely yes. Too remove trace toxins. Yes. To improve taste, and save the environment by not buying bottled water, yes. ...Read more

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Is activated carbon (charcoal) filter in cigarette "better" then regular filter? I know all cigarettes are bad.

Is activated carbon (charcoal) filter in cigarette "better" then regular filter? I know all cigarettes are bad.

Pick your poison: Is shooting yourself in the head a better way to kill yourself than stabbing a knife into your heart? If I do choose shooting what type of gun? What caliber of gun? What does it matter; you are still going to be dead! invest your energy into quitting rather than finding a "healthier" way to keep smoking. ...Read more

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Can I switch between Acuvue Oasys 2 wk Hydraclear to Oasys daily Hydraluxe? Would my current script change from -1.0/-.75; 8.4; 14 ?

Not a problem: The lens powers would be the same. There is a slight difference in the fit but not enough to be a problem. You should make this transition smoothly without problems ...Read more