Children and adults suffering allergies or other respiratory conditions can be particularly affected by poorly maintained air conditioning units. Photo: Shutterstock Children and adults suffering allergies or other respiratory conditions can be particularly affected by poorly maintained air conditioning units. Photo: Shutterstock
Children and adults suffering allergies or other respiratory conditions can be particularly affected by poorly maintained air conditioning units. Photo: Shutterstock
Wellness

How air conditioners can trigger asthma and allergy symptoms

  • Poorly maintained air conditioners harbour dust and allergens that can aggravate respiratory conditions and allergies
  • The Hong Kong Consumer Council recommends cleaning dust filters once or twice a month

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Children and adults suffering allergies or other respiratory conditions can be particularly affected by poorly maintained air conditioning units. Photo: Shutterstock Children and adults suffering allergies or other respiratory conditions can be particularly affected by poorly maintained air conditioning units. Photo: Shutterstock
Children and adults suffering allergies or other respiratory conditions can be particularly affected by poorly maintained air conditioning units. Photo: Shutterstock
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