Fresh, Clean Winter Air

Just as wildfires pollute the air in summer, wood stoves have a huge effect on air quality and health during the winter months. Wood smoke contains a complex mixture of gases and microscopic particles which can get into your eyes and respiratory system causing health problems such as burning eyes, runny nose and illnesses like […]

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Clean air is everybody’s business.

When you mention air quality, most people think of smog, wildfire smoke or inversions; but looming over everyone is the avoidable dangers of secondhand smoke. We have made great strides in improving the quality of our air, but there is still more to do. Personal choices about smoking in public still affect the air quality […]

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Asthma can be managed– Healthy Gallatin can help!

December 16, 2015 | Asthma, Health, Healthy Living

Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways leaving them swollen and sensitive. Asthma symptoms, also called asthma flare-ups or asthma attacks, are caused by triggers such as allergies and exposure to allergens such as pet dander, dust mites, pollen or mold. Non-allergic triggers include smoke, pollution or cold air or […]

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