Oxygen+ Articles - Pollution

The Breath: When in doubt, "Stay in your nose.”

Charles J. Meakin MD, MHA,  O+ Wellness Contributor | My lifelong hobby of high-performance and holistic living strategies, coupled by my 30 years of providing medical care in the Cancer Center, has taught me that the Breath is our top health priority and Oxygen is our most crucial nutrient. Proper breathing improves our immediate well-being and may add years of functional longevity. Surprisingly, despite the importance of oxygen delivery and release of carbon dioxide, this exchange is frequently overlooked in healthcare discussions. Most of us are habitual mouth breathers (look around), we...

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O+ Office Plants, Meet Air Pollution!

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member | We recently moved Oxygen Plus’s worldwide headquarters, and thus, had the chance to redesign our office layout and overall look and feel. It didn’t take long to pick the wall colors: Gray and yellow...

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Oxygen Plus: The Next Level of Hockey

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member |  An authentic Minnesota gal, I traded in my ballet shoes for a pair of hockey skates in high school. While I never mastered a left-sided hockey stop like I did my double pirouette, I...

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Get Pollution Out Of Your Face!

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member |  Pollution is not only an environmental threat that affects our breathing and overall health. It’s also a hazard to that youthful glow. The beauty and skin care industries are meeting the need of a...

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Pick Up Some Butts!

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member |  A bus stop billboard caught my eye the other day. It was an advertisement for screening/tests for people who had successfully quit smoking cigarettes. The image of a woman, standing on an impressive mountain...

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Who Can Steal Your Oxygen?

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member | The times may be, or appear, divisive. Yet we may agree on the point that we all share the same air, and atmosphere. It may surprise you just how interconnected the air we breathe...

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The Air of Our Children

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member | I had the privilege of witnessing my brother’s first baby-boy’s baptism this weekend. As the minister plunged the baby’s wiggly head under the trickling water, I caught his little nose seeking a breath of...

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A New York Breath

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member | As a New Yorker, I appreciate Oxygen Plus (O+) because I know – and can be in control of – what's going into my lungs. Living in the tenth most polluted metro area in...

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Be Aware of the Air You Breathe: Our Air Pollution Crisis

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member | The air we breathe: It’s invisible, but it can be poisonous, dangerous, even deadly. Plus, air pollution and poor air quality is a bigger problem than you may believe – affecting the majority of...

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Exercise and Oxygen Deficit vs. Oxygen Debt

John William and the O+ Team | Yes, you’re healthy and work out…but do you ever wonder why you’re out of breath when hiking up a long flight of stairs? Let’s take a look – through the lens of oxygen...

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Commute by Subway? Grab Your Oxygen Plus!

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member | It is estimated that, worldwide, there are more than 120 million people who commute daily (Amato). The demand and need for public transportation continues as people move to larger cities. Typically affordable and convenient...

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What Cigarette Smokers and Those Who Live in Polluted Cities Both Need: Pure Oxygen

Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Member | As you learn from an early age, oxygen is an essential component of life and living. Humans, and of course even the dogs we love, breathe the oxygen available in ambient air to thrive...

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Why Oxygen Plus is the Air Apparent to Energy Shots, Drinks and Supplements

Andre Peschong and Lauren Carlstrom, O+ Team Members | Oxygen Plus is a healthier alternative to “energy” shots, energy drinks and energy supplements because O+ oxygen is completely natural, side-effect free, and has a wider range of practical applications. Don't...

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The Best Time to Breathe Canned Oxygen?

Perhaps the question is, when isn’t it the best time to breathe canned oxygen? Any time is a good time for healthy people who use the product as directed…unless you’re flying in a commercial airplane. In that case it’s not...

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What Is Canned Oxygen and When Do You Use It?

Canned oxygen is a game-changer. It’s an effective, all-natural energy supplement and recovery aid that can help you feel…well, more like your best you again! Unlike other energy supplements or energy alternatives, its side effect-free with no carbs, no calories,...

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Ultimate Pollution Guide - Top US Cities for Air Pollution

According to the 2016 State of Air Report — a study conducted by the American Lung Association — several U.S. cities are facing a big, ugly pollution problem. Here’s a list of the most polluted cities in the U.S., according...

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Types of Pollution and How to Combat It

Unfortunately, it doesn’t matter if you live in a bustling metropolis or a rural community. You’re likely facing the presence of pollution. Here are the most common types of pollution and how to combat them so you can breathe, and...

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Ultimate Pollution Guide - Health Issues

It's in the Air: How Pollution Can Affect Your Health and Well-Being Ultimate Pollution Guide: Health Issues from Pollution Nobody likes it, but sometimes we have no choice but to breathe it. Pollution can take a toll on your health...

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