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Healthy Lifestyle
April 8, 2019

House plants that improve your health

Chemicals from detergents, deodorants and even the polluted air coming from outside can make indoor air toxic. Having a houseplant in your home doesn’t just add a nice pop of colour; plants can also provide much-needed health benefits.
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Hygiene
February 28, 2017

Is your home making you sick?

You think of your home as a sanctuary from the grind and grime of city living. Unfortunately, this sanctuary can become tainted with cigarette smoke, cleaning chemicals, and even air fresheners. The toxicity builds up further when doors and windows are closed. Indoor pollution is often more harmful than outdoor. It’s easy to forget that indoors is also part of the environment, but keeping it clean is one of the best favours you can do for your health. Where gremlins lurk The lounge. Leisure zones like your lounge are often filled with toxins, germs, dust and dander, as this is one…
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Healthy Lifestyle
October 31, 2015

Office or home – Where should you work?

There’s an ongoing debate here at the Hello Doctor office between people who prefer to work from home versus those who love to be at the office. Their reasons vary from productivity to silence. One thing is clear though, not everyone feels the same way. If given the choice, which would you choose? (more…)
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Hygiene
October 23, 2015

8 Things you didn’t know about home hygiene

Washing your hands throughout the day, and coughing and sneezing into your elbow helps stop the spread of germs. But what stops them from multiplying on your kitchen counters, or inside the fridge? Here’s our top list of interesting facts we bet you didn't know about home hygiene. (more…)
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Healthy LifestyleHygiene
September 30, 2015

How to create a flea-free home

They may only range between 1.5mm – 3.3mm in size, but fleas can cause a lot of trouble for you and your pets. “What kind of trouble, and how serious can it really be?" Let’s take a look: (more…)
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