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Are scented candles safe, or can the fumes interfere with respiratory health, allergies/asthma?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Do without
The scent comes from essential oils which are evaporating all the time even when the candle is not burning.
They are well known to trigger asthma symptoms and asthma attacks.

In brief: Do without
The scent comes from essential oils which are evaporating all the time even when the candle is not burning.
They are well known to trigger asthma symptoms and asthma attacks.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
In brief: All smoke can be bad
Anything that is burning can set off brittle asthma.

In brief: All smoke can be bad
Anything that is burning can set off brittle asthma.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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