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Water Filtration

My wife has MDS.  She primarily suffers from chronic leukopenia due to neutropenia.  We are moving to an area that only has well water.  I am wondering if we need to filter the water for the whole house or only our drinking water.  Also, does anybody have a suggestion about what kind of filter would be best if we need to filter the whole house?
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1711789 tn?1361311607
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Hi there!

Filter for the entire house would not be required though filters for drinking water would definitely be required. I would recommend using double filters with mechanical/ porous and reverse osmosis and uv protection and if feasible using filtered and boiled water would be ideal.
Hope the information is helpful.

Take care!
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