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Health.com: 20 Ways to Stop Allergies

Dust Mites

Dust mites thrive in homes that are warmer than 70 degrees and have a humidity above 50 percent. Here's how to beat them.

Cool (and dry) it Keeping your home temp in the mid to low 60s and the humidity between 40% and 45% should send them packing.

Buy a home hygrometer (about $30 on Amazon) to measure humidity levels.

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