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These may include dust mites, mold, and pets, especially during the winter months when individuals are likely to be spending a lot more time indoors.
To help manage dust allergies and limit exposure to dust mites, experts recommend minimizing household humidity and cleaning air conditioner units twice a week.
Dust mites in the home are most often found in soft furnishings like carpets, bedding, curtains and cushions.
There was anecdotal evidence in the field before, and it made sense to examine the organism that causes a lot of allergic sensitization in humans, the common dust mite.
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of House Dust Mite Allergy
For mattresses that are still reasonably new and performing well, airing the bed each morning and regularly cleaning mattresses, pillows and blankets will help to eliminate the conditions under which house dust mites thrive.
The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for House Dust Mite Allergy and enlists all their major and minor projects
Chadi Jader of The Healthy Home, another green mattress sanitisation company, said: "You may have a spotless house but would well be sharing your bed with millions of dust mites, bed bugs, mold, bacteria and viruses that greedily make use of your mattress as a reproduction haven.
During the clinical trial for the dust mite treatment, 172 patients who received four doses of the treatment over 12 weeks had significantly improved allergy symptoms a year after the start of treatment, compared to patients who received a placebo.
The Question: Do impermeable dust mite mattress covers prevent allergic symptoms?
UKPRwire, Thu May 30 2013] Global Markets Direct's, 'House Dust Mite Allergy - Pipeline Review, H2 2013', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline.
They tend to congregate where people and pets sleep, and for those allergic to dust mites (or more specifically, dust mite droppings) the creatures are a common asthma trigger.