Some illnesses are linked to damp and badly ventilated houses. Young Auckland boy Cornellius Omeli (left), pictured in 2010, spent a lot of time in hospital due to asthma, until the family home was insulated. He did not require any hospital treatment after the insulation was installed.
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Photograph by Sylvie Whinray
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