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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: Everybody has been exposed to the stuff. It's in the natural world. People who are actually sick from it have been heavily exposed in industry. The ze ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Asbestosis : You are unlikely to develop asbestosis but if you are worried I would see a physician and get a definitive diagnosis
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: Most paints have some level of volatile organic compounds (some far less than others) or other chemicals that vaporize at least some. My suggestion is ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Latex/don't worry: Most DIY painting today is done with latex paints (less work and smell).Even though there will be a scent after painting, it has no worrisome qualitie ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Perfectly fine!: Gentle air currents provided by a ceiling fan are in no way harmful to a newborn. It actually is likely to be helpful in stabilizing room temperature.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shalini Sethi
20 years experience Pediatrics
Yes you may use fan : It will not harm her . Her body temperature is like yours . So if you need the fan , so does she .
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Unlikely: Unless the baby was there for an extended period of time , I would not be concerned! Vacuum thoroughly!!! and NOT TO WORRY...it will pass in feces.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Generally Safe: If the structures with asbestos are not disturbed, there is very little risk of persons working in the building getting exposed to asbestos. Usually t ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Doubt it: The average 13 yo will grow another 2 inches before stopping.It doesn't matter how you exercise and jumping does nothing. A girl is expected to reach ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Concussion: Symptoms consistent with concussion. A concussion is a kind of brain injury due to blow to head or an injury that happens that shakes the brain insid ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: Pneumonia is caused by germs not fans. However, any kid with flu can develop pneumonia as part of the illness.Just keep a good eye on things.

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