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Is it safe to engage in strenuous exercise with volcanic ash in the air?

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Dr. David Feig answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

No: I would tend to think no if the air quality is poor, or if there is volcanic ash around!

Answered 4/25/2015

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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

NO: The ash contains damaging aerosols & poisonous gases. Inhaling ash can be very detrimental to health.

Answered 5/20/2017

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