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Case StudiesDust Mites
June 25, 2012

Are You Allergic to Dust Mites?

How do you become allergic to dust mites? An allergy is an over reaction of your immune system to a normally harmless substance called an allergen. If you are allergic to dustmite, you are sensitive to a very common inhaled allergen trigger - house dustmite and its faeces. On your…
Case StudiesDust Mites
May 16, 2012

What Is A Dust Mite?

Check out this close up and personal image of a house dust mite using a scanning electron micrograph at about 120 times magnification (Thanks to Allergen Control Services for taking this great shot). Dust mites (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Dermatophagoides farinae) are microscopic 8 legged members of the arachnid family (spiders…