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Clutter: How Much Stuff Is Too Much?

The allergy season has me seeing clutter a little more clearly. This morning, through my red and swollen eyes, the thin layer of dust and pollen which has settled over the interior of my home became …

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Are Your Allergies Making You Fat?

By Emily Main, Rodale.com  Allergy season is upon us, and the record pollen levels we're experiencing this year may have you heading to the allergy relief aisle at your local drugstore. But wha…

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Crush Your Allergy Culprits

Strapping on a gas mask and inflating the sterilized bubble that will soon be your new abode? Stop, put down the bicycle pump, and take these easy steps first. From the Editors of Women's Health …

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Where Does Dust Come From?

Dust. It floats lazily through beams of sunlight, it settles gently on surfaces, and it tangles with other mysterious miscellany to create inanimate creatures beneath the couch--but where does it …

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Dust Away the Old with Microfiber

I received a question in my Ask Annie column about microfiber cloths, about what they were and what I thought of them. With some caveats—the fibers are not natural, and stick with high quality micr…

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