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Shopping Guide: Air Purifiers and Humidifiers

By reader request, here are our picks for air purifiers and humidifiers to help you through flu and allergy season. These are sound investments for any healthy home

When we shared flu-prevention tips, TOH fans started asking about our favorite air purifiers and humidifiers. Here are a few highly-rated options to consider, all available at Amazon.com

<h2>Blueair Classic 205 Air Purifier</h2> <p>This powerful model promises to capture 99.7% of airborne pollutants, including common allergens. It is also a smart-home unit that is WiFi enabled for use with the <a href="https://www.blueair.com/us/accessories/blueair-friend-app" target="_blank">Blueair Friend app</a> and <a href="https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B06XCM9LJ4/ref=as_li_qf_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=hisldousent-20&amp;creative=9325&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;creativeASIN=B06XCM9LJ4&amp;lin

Blueair Classic 205 Air Purifier

This powerful model promises to capture 99.7% of airborne pollutants, including common allergens. It is also a smart-home unit that is WiFi enabled for use with the Blueair Friend app and Amazon Echo.

$349.99 & FREE Shipping; Amazon

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We also suggest, from left to right:

Meantime, if you're already sick, humidifiers can help ease flu symptoms:

Top Humidifier Picks

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<ul> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01JYIAUEY/ref=as_li_qf_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=hisldousent-20&amp;creative=9325&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;creativeASIN=B01JYIAUEY&amp;linkId=0ddca4b246719dbc0379f96dc5752420" target="_blank">TaoTronics Cool Mist Humidifier <em>$64.99 &amp; FREE Shipping; Amazon</em></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01M4O49V9/ref=as_li_qf_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=hisldousent-20&amp;creative=9325&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;creativeASIN=B01M4O49

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