How Astex Encasements can reduce allergy suffering in pregnancy
A five-year study funded by the British Lung Foundation and the National Asthma Campaign found that pregnant women who suffer from allergies are more likely to have babies who develop allergies and asthma.
Researchers found that it is possible to minimise the risk of the baby developing allergies and asthma by reducing a woman’s exposure to allergens while she is pregnant. Astex Encasements are recommended for pregnant allergy sufferers.
If you are an adult with asthma the chances are that it will not go away although the symptoms can often be controlled by treatment and avoiding known triggers if possible. National Asthma Campaign.
The long term effects of steroids have yet to be evaluated. Meanwhile the use of Astex Encasements will help you to manage the asthma problem and improve your quality of life.
Astex fabric is NOT chemically treated and is safe for babies and children. The minute pore size of the tightly woven fabric (5.9 microns) prevents 99% of all allergens from passing through.
Astex Encasements are available in baby Cot and Cot Bed sizes.
Cot Mattress Encasement
(60 x 120cm)
Large Cot Mattress Encasement
Cot Duvet Encasement
(100 x 120cm)