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Effects of kerosene heaters on infants

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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest risk with kerosene consumption in children

Hi, can I answer your health question? Please type your question here...pls what is d effect of kerosine on infant.....my daughter accidentally drank kerosine yestday, I gave her palm oil to drink ...
 

Is it harmful to breath in kerosene fumes?

How harmful is breathing in kerosene fumes? Our heater broke down in the middle of the night and we woke to the odor of kerosene early in the morning. we obsorbed the liguid and even pulled up some ...
 

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 ...
 

What are the long range effects of kerosene fumes?

What are the long range effects of kerosene fumes? I spent the summer working on an Alaskan fishing boat heated and driven on kerosene. A month later, for the first time in my life (female 68 years) I ...
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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.. ...
 

Is Gripe water effective for colic pain in an infant?

How safe and effective is Gripe water as a colic remedy? Please suggest alternative ayurvedic/ home remedies for colic in children. My daughter is now 15 months old. Also suggest how to gauge Colic ...
 

Is Combiflam safe for infants?

From my wife :-My baby is of 30 days I m having pain in right back and hip from last 7-8 days. And fever from last night. My baby is completely on feed as Dr suggested me combiflam .does it effect ...
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Can an infant falling in bleach cause their skin to get a rash?
Yes, bleach can cause irritant effects leading to rashes.
 
Will this burn from a heater scar? its about a week old.
A good moisturizer and a hydrocortisone cream should prevent any scar formation. If it starts getting itchy or the skin starts feeling very tight, you may need to get to a dermatologist for more treatment. Thanks for coming to HealthCareMagic.com
 
I got a little kerosene on me, and its burning worse than a sunburn. Can kerosene burn skin? And how do i calm the pain
Hi, Wash it with cold water. Nothing else is necessary. For pain, take NSAID painkillers. Any further queries, happy to help again.
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