Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

indoor air pollution


World Air Quality Report: 35 Indian cities in top 50 of world's most polluted list; here's how you can fight air pollution

March 23, 2022 1:18 pm

The report also revealed that not a single country managed to meet the World Health Organization’s air quality standard in 2021, and smog even rebounded in some regions after a Covid-related dip in numbers

Indoor vs outdoor workout: Know which works better for you

October 26, 2021 9:40 am

"Global estimates show that about a quarter of adults aged 18 and over are underactive. Physical inactivity accounts for nine per cent of the premature deaths worldwide," said Amaresh Ojha

Is bad indoor air dulling your brain?

September 28, 2021 7:10 pm

A new study shows that poor indoor air quality is associated with subtle impairments in a number of cognitive functions, including our ability to concentrate and process information

Take these simple steps to keep your room air conditioner clean and safe

July 25, 2021 10:15 am

If you take care of your air conditioner, your unit will give you the best cooling experience according to its capacity and keep your indoor environment comfortable, healthy and safe

Air pollution is hazardous for animals too: Here's how to save them from toxic air

November 14, 2019 3:18 pm

Air pollution also increases risk of acute cardiovascular events and development of coronary artery disease.

Ikea to launch air-purifying curtains to fight indoor air pollution

February 21, 2019 1:36 pm

The curtain has been treated with a mineral-based photocatalyst that helps destroy indoor air pollution when it comes into contact with both sunlight and indoor light.

Go for these easy-to-grow indoor plants to fight the ill-effects of air pollution

November 28, 2018 2:04 pm

We bring to you a list of houseplants that will not only help to combat air pollution and add beauty to your surroundings but are also very easy to grow and maintain.

Beware! People staying indoors too at a risk of respiratory problems

June 05, 2016 4:24 pm

According to a survey, 82 per cent of the offices in the national capital have unhealthy air quality.

SSA launches campaign to prevent health hazards caused by the use of chulahs across India

March 11, 2016 5:42 pm

Women’s health takes the foreground this year.

Indoor air pollution cause of low birth weight among newborns in India: Doctors

January 21, 2016 6:38 pm

Indoor air pollutants — caused by 'chulhas' for example — contribute to increased rate of respiratory diseases and low weight among newborns.