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Effects of kerosene heaters on infants

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Are kerosene heater fumes toxic or medically harmful ?

My husband, age 58, works in the garage with two kerosene heaters blasting, the smell is outrageous. What symptoms might he experience by inhaling the fumes for 8 or more hours at a time. ps, he keeps ...
 

Does use of a kerosene heater cause exhaustion?

We use a kerosene heater in our shop, I usually am around it at least 3-4 hrs a day. I ve been ... am just wondering if the Kerosene could have something to do with it? Thanks ...
 

How bad is it to breath kerosene heater fumes during pregnancy?

I just found out I am pregnant and myhusband and I are currently in the process of building a house. It is cold where we live right now and we have been using a kerosene heater to heat up the space in which we ...
 

Will kerosene heater fumes prove dangerous if exposed for a long term?

are kerosene heater fumes dangerous if exposed long term? I plan to use it in the garage and do ... kerosene which clear and refined for indoor use. I just bought a modern kerosene heater and already used ...
 

Redness, itching in throat and swelling of glands after inhaling kerosine fume. What is the cure?

I currently work at a school that uses kerosene heaters to warm the class room, it seems I m having an allergic reaction to the fumes emitted from the heater. Redness and itchiness of my throat also ...
 

Can exposure to kerosene cause birth defects?

i live on a small trailor. we have the back of it closed off to keep it warm in the rest of the trailor. we have a kerosine heater thet we use all day everyday and the only times it is off id when we ...
 

Have addiction to smoking and inhaling kerosene. Side effects inhaling kerosene?

paper with kerosene in my pocket. Can you please advice me about the side effects of kerosene inhalation ...Hi, This is Nijam from Bangladesh. I am a bit addicted to kerosene inhalation specially I like ...
 

Will drinking kerosene in childhood have any effect on health now?

Hello, i just got to know yesterday that my husband (30 yrs) drank kerosene when he was 3 years old and afterwards he vomitted but he was not taken to any doctor. My question is will there be any effect ...
 

What could be the effect of prolonged exposure to kerosene fumes for a cancer patient?

I have a boiler run by kerosene for heat and hot water, I have smelled fumes and the kerosene smell for a col yrs and told my landlord. The unit quits a lot even if there s fuel in it. And last weekend it got ...
 

Accidentally consumed kerosene. No pain or discomfort. Given milk. Have autism. Side effects?

are the side effects of consuming kerosene? How long before he will feel the effects of the kerosene in his ... accidentally drank a cup full of kerosene thinking it was water. I knew that there was an existing topic ...
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Infant drank kerosene. What can be done now?

To night at 10 pm my 3 year old son drank kerosene accidentally, what should I do? ...
 

Having breathing problem and feeling dizzy. Could this be caused due to inhaling of kerosene?

Hi, My niece tried to sell a kerosene heater at a flea market. She did not know that there was some ... and it seemed to work only now she gets dizzy. Is this all from the kerosene and are there any other kinds ...
 

Is painless vaccination safe for an infant?

sir, painless vaccination for 3 month kid is safe? some of my freinds tell that it is less effective? so ...pls guide me.. ...
 

Infant with wheezing. Prescribed with Duolin nebulisation. Is it safe in infants?

the Cipla literature on Duolin and it mentions that the safety and effectiveness in children below 12 year ...
 

Using propane heater to heat home. Having memory problem. Is this unhealthy?

I have been heating my home with one unvented wall propane heater for many years ... of it at all. I am considering another source of heat, or mount a heater on an outside wall with a vent ...
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