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Post by Asian_Geekette » Thu, 06 Oct 2011 11:26 pm

carteki wrote:
Asian_Geekette wrote:*Of course, this depends on whether you live near any construction site where there will be lots of particulates in the air. However, as soon as it rains, then the air feels "cleaner."

If it helps to know, I have allergic rhinitis and I seldom have any issues whenever I'm in Singapore.
You're extremely lucky - I eventually went to see a specialist about trying to manage my allergies - apparently the cement dust is particularly bad - but then again its taken 4 years of living here for my body to start reacting like this.
When there's haze, it helps that I have some cetrizine within easy reach. :) I also don't have any pets here now. It's a matter of choice - I have a crazy work schedule.
My business is not to remake myself, but make the absolute best out of what God made. -Robert Browning

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