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Saturday, December 3, 2016
Down coats vs dust/dust mite allergy
My 4 year old daughter has an allergy to dust and dust mites, should she not wear a down jacket?
It would be better to avoid down. Feathers are a favorite breeding ground for house dust mite.
I Leonard Bernstein, MD
Clinical Professor Emeritus
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati