Asthma in North Yorkshrie higher than national average
5:47am 28th October 2009
The hospital admission rate for asthma in North Yorkshire is 37% higher than the national average.
The shocking stat come out of a report by 'Green Steps Limited' - a firm that believes allergies are linked to household products.
The organisation believes, allergies are linked to household products that contain volatile-organic-compounds.
That's things like paint, that can continue to emit toxins from our walls years after we've decorated.
As the dark nights draw-in, we'll stay indoor more exposing ourselves to day-to-day chemicals.
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