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Your Healthy Home

THE DOWNSIDE OF BEING INSIDE. The average Canadian spends as much as 90 per cent of the time indoors. And yet, toxic air inside our homes, schools and workplaces tends to be swept under the carpet. Radon lurks. Scented products fill the air. Fireplaces pose a real threat to children and people with asthma, allergies or lung disease. Poor indoor air quality can even affect development in children!

Find out how to keep irritants out of your airways at home, school, or on the job by visiting