"Switching to more natural products and using creams rather than sprays can make a difference, as well as ventilating your home properly. So open your windows when you get new furniture, "she says.
But what if you live near a busy road? There is some concern that air pollution can seep into the home.
Jonathan Grigg, professor of pediatric respiratory and environmental medicine at Queen Mary's University, London, says a good extractor in the kitchen is a must.
The RCP alongside the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health are all-inclusive mapping of indoor air pollution and will publish a report on the issue next year.
Prof. dr. Grigg is leading the work.
"We're looking forward to seeing evidence and trying to produce a hierarchy of air pollution," he said, adding that the evidence for indoor pollution was currently[ppr[ppr