Dust Diary: Day 60

Hello Everyone. For the past week or so, Britain has been at the mercy of a freak weather event known as the 'Beast from the East'. The name is apparently derived from an unseasonable flow of cold air from Siberia, coating our island in snow and ice, and generally making everyone miserable. When I say … Continue reading Dust Diary: Day 60

Dust Diary: Day 47

Hello everyone. Brief allergy updates here. I think my year of allergy attention is really starting to pay off. For lack of a better analogy, let's do a world first and make the analogy of allergies as the stock market: Eczema - down. Sinusitis - down. Fatigue - down. Perrenial allergic rhinitis - down. Despite … Continue reading Dust Diary: Day 47

Dust Diary: Day 41

Hello everyone. I feel like my dust Diary may have inadvertently turned in to a weather diary - but the nature of allergies I suppose is intrinsically linked to the seasons. That and the fact I'm British and we just love to talk about it 😂 So here we go. It's freezing again. Literally. So … Continue reading Dust Diary: Day 41

Dust Diary: Day 39

Hello everyone. Yesterday was a particularly productive day in the war on dust. Throughout the winter here in the UK we've had to lock down our doors and windows, and battle to keep as much heat in as possible. See, we have this weather in Britain where more often than not it's either fairly cold … Continue reading Dust Diary: Day 39

Dust allergy quick tips

Dust Allergy Quick Tips: #14 Eye Drops

One of the worst, and most pronounced, symptoms of an airborne allergy such as house dust mite is eye problems. Everybody who suffers knows the drill. You wake up and your eyes are inflamed, sore, red and itchy. Of course you take your antihistamines and normally, throughout the day, you see a steady reduction in … Continue reading Dust Allergy Quick Tips: #14 Eye Drops

Dust Diary: Day 38

Hello everyone. Monster clear out yesterday, and for someone who claims to be a minimalist I couldn't quite believe how much clutter I had. If you had asked me before I would have sworn blind I had little to no junk. And yet, after much rummaging, out came cameras, old mobile phones, clothes, cables, and … Continue reading Dust Diary: Day 38

Dust Diary: Day 27

Hello everyone. Still on the crest of a mini mid-winter heatwave here, so still good on the allergy front. Of late I've, as part of the new year effort we all try to make, I've made a significant effort to banish dust completely. I've put into practice all the techniques and ideas I've read over … Continue reading Dust Diary: Day 27