Tag Archives: air ventilation

Sick Building Syndrome

Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) SBS is a collection of symptoms (syndrome) that a building’s occupants claim to experience acute health and comfort effects that appear to be linked to time spent in a building, but where no specific illness or cause can be identified. SBS has been a rising phenomenon in Singapore and we are […]

Drying Laundry Indoors

Drying Laundry Indoors Is Bad for Health Drying Laundry Indoors could be causing health problems, particularly to those prone to asthma, hay fever and other allergies per researchers. Explanation The process of drying will release water into the air known as moisture. With most homes in Singapore well-insulated for air-conditioning, there may be insufficient ventilation […]

Hand, Foot, Mouth Disease (HFMD)

Hand Foot Mouth Disease HFMD is a viral infection caused by a group of viruses. Typically begins with a fever and feeling generally unwell. Then after a day or two, flat discoloured spots or bumps surface and may blister, on the hands, feet, and mouth, usually. HFMD is contagious and can transmit to another person […]