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Dust Mite Allergies in Children

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Overview

Some children are allergic to dust mites, which are microscopic organisms that can live throughout homes and schools. They are often found in:

  • Bedding
  • Upholstered furniture
  • Carpets

How do you deal with dust mites?

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