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Does anyone know the effect on indoor air pollution on babies?

Does anyone know the effect on indoor air pollution on babies?

Serious: Indoor air pollution is our biggest environmental problem as we spend 90% or more of our times inside. And for infants and babies indoor pollution are much higher though especially if they have allergies and they are not mobile. Pollutions such dusts, molds, bacteria, viruses, air sprays, aerosol, even e. Coli and now the deadliest bugs, MRSA and c. Deficilis. Log on: www.Drernie.Co.Cc for more. ...Read more

Dr. Lester Kobzik
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Air Pollution (Definition)

Air pollution is the introduction of chemicals and other materials into the atmosphere that cause harm to living organisms ...Read more


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How do I protect my baby from indoor air pollution?

How do I protect my baby from indoor air pollution?

Air filters: Air filters can help and changing the a/c filters frequently. Get your ducts cleaned also. ...Read more

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Are flents ear-loop masks good for helping to filter air pollution?

Are flents ear-loop masks good for helping to filter air pollution?

Not complelety: The size of the particulate matter matter the way mask is worn , one tme use only but for reducing bacterial and viral transmission it helps fumes smoke etc it might not help at all. ...Read more

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How high is the air pollution in indoor parking garages and toll booths?

Higher: Very high, if you are in la. Parking garages of course also higher. ...Read more

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Does air pollution lead to stroke?

Does air pollution lead to stroke?

Not directly: Air pollution takes its toll mostly on the lungs. If it leads to stress, and elevated blood pressure, then the hypertension can contribute to stroke. If it leads to less exercise, then it may contribute to the risk factors that can cause stroke. ...Read more

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How deadly is beijing's air pollution?

How deadly is beijing's air pollution?

Not good: For most of the year Beijing has an air pollution index which would be unacceptable in the US. Chinese are willing to put up with it as a sign of progress and the fact that they are earning a living. There will be a burden of disease in the long run which will be tragic. ...Read more

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Can sinusitis be caused by air pollution?

Yes: If the air pollution causes inflammation of the nasal cavity and sinuses... Then yes it can cause sinusitis. It is not a typical cause and if you are having recurrent episodes, i would explore other causative factors. ...Read more

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What can you do about indoor air pollution?

Great: Hepa filters are one of the best filters. Use according to room size. They are great. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the effect on indoor air pollution?

Indoor air pollution: It is very difficult to tell you what pollutant you are exposed to without having the air scientifically evaluated by a professional. What you probably have is indoor allergies to dust mites or molds or other air inhalants. Do you have the same symptoms out of that building? How old is the structure? Forced air or steam heat? All of this is factored in. Good luck. ...Read more

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What are the health effects of indoor air pollution?

What are the health effects of indoor air pollution?

Infection: Mrsa a deadly bug and molds that can cause pneumonia. E. Coli infection as well. ...Read more

Dr. Ernie Ordonez
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Pollution (Definition)

Pollution is the introduction of chemicals and other materials into the environment that cause harm to living ...Read more