THE PULMONOLOGISTS RECALL THAT AN OPTIMAL LEVEL OF HUMIDITY IN THE HOME HELPS TO AVOID THE WORSENING OF ASTHMA OR BRONCHITIS

MADRID, (, SERVIMEDIA) The doctor Nicolás González Mangado, member of the working group of Respiratory Infections in the Society Espa&bath;wave of Neumología and surgery, laser treatmentíTorácica (Separ), has reminded of the importance of maintaining a level ’optimum humidity in the home to counteract the dryness caused by heating systems in the environment and prevent the worsening of diseases such as asthma or bronchitis cr’nica.

In depositions, Servimedia, González Mangado, alsoén head of Service of Neumolog’to the Fundaci’n Jiménez Díaz, Madrid, explanation’ that the heating systems of the buildings cause a disminuci’n of levels ’ptimos of moisture that affects all people, but especially to those who suffer from respiratory illnesses such as asthma or bronchitis cr’nica. In a city like Madrid, manifest’, the level ’optimum humidity in the homes is about 60%. However, he added’, in many cases is not reached or the 30%. To maintain a relative humidity internal, this expert should not have too much time to open windows and use humificadores ultras’nicos, those that generate the partíparticles fine steam frío. In this sense, incidi’ in the importance of maintaining always clean these devices, because, otherwise, they can become important foci of contaminaci’re. DISEASES OF WINTER Además of the lack of moisture in the homes and the consequent worsening of respiratory diseases, the fríor the winter cause alsoén an increase of patologías well as dermatitis at’pica, psoriasis, acné or saba&bathrooms;s, s&number;n dermatologist’logos. The Academy Espa&bath;wave of Dermatologíto do hincapié on the importance of taking care of the skin alsoén in this network’n, not exponiéndola in the fríor intense or in the sun without protection’n, in order to avoid burns. The dermatologist’logos insist that the exhibit is’n solar winter sports supposed, además of the risk nrti’nseco to the skin, a risk because it enhance the da&bath;os incurred during the summer. For the &number;last, the Academy of Dermatologíto remember that maintaining a tan during the winter by the use of cabins of ultraviolet rays is dangerous, as it increases the chance of getting cáncer cutáneo.