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Kerosene fumes and effects on health

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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Is exposure to tyre fumes dangerous to health?

and the fumes get right up my nose . is there any dangerous effects from this ?? ...hi , i work next to a factory in which they strip car tyres down , the fumes and smoke waft pass my ...
 

Can prolonged exposure to paint fumes effect the health?

the course of just this work week have a long term effect on my health. The office has no open windows ... space ( Painting ). It started on the North side of the building and I can honestly say, the paint fumes ...
 

What harm does gas fumes posses on health?

Hello I was wondering about the harmfull effects of gas fumes. I am around gasoline on a dailly ... most is just the smell and not the actual fumes is this harmfull for my body? ...
 

Can inhalation of polyurethane fumes cause any health hazard?

concerned about the health effects this may have on my kids, the 3 year old has had to go to the washroom ...
 

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 ...
 

Inhalation of paint fumes at work, Please advise me

about long term health effects. Should my employer provide an extractor fan or ensure ... takes place, so I am inhaling the paint fumes for 40 hours a week, as there is no ventillation at all. I ...
 

What are the effects of inhaling meth fumes?

be victoms of fumes? i have smell a bad ordor several times ...
 

What are the side effects of inhaling bleach fumes?

I bleached some shorts of mine yesterday and today. Yesterday I did it in the bathroom, but made sure to not breathe in the fumes (I also opened a window). Today I finished bleaching them outside ...
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Is exposure to fumes from burnt camel back water bottle lid dangerous?

worry about long term health effects? I called poison control, so I know what to look for in the short ...
 

What is the effect of burning plastic fumes on the fetus?

Hi! I burned a pot by accident where the plastic handle started giving off a strong fine. I was exposed to the smell for about 10 min. Can this harm a 20 week fetus? Thanks!
 

What are the negative effects for inhaling burnt plastic fumes?

Hi doctor ive been recently smoking weed out a hollowed out mechanical pencil with tinfoil wrapped around part of it and the bent upwards at the end of the plastic pen as a bowl to smoke the weed out, well today i just took of the tinfoil to see...
 

What are the side effect of inhaling dishwasher fumes?

Went into house with horrible smell. My husband opened the dishwasher to find that a piece of plastic had melted on the coil. When he opened the dishwasher he breathed in some steam with fumes. I ...
 

What are the effects of inhaling burning plastic fumes?

burning plastic fumes but I will never really know, I can only assume I did. ...
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What side affects can you get if you inhale un diluted disinfectant fumes
Hello! Thanks for your query. Side effects of disinfectants vary from the type of it. Side effects can occur when exposure is prolonged and you absorb a large amount. Please tell me what kind of disinfectant is? Take care of your self
 
hi i am suffering from chronic dry cough. Please tell me some effective medicine. and cure.
The cause of the cough needs to be identified by your doctor/GP who needs to examine you and investigate you.This may be secondary to bronchospasm due to allergy,seasonal allergic disorders,eosinophilia,environmental allergens like animal dander/smoke/pollen/chemical fumes.Systemic disorders also need to be evaluated .
 
I have been having chest pains the past two days after spray painting indoors three days ago without a proper mask. Could this have caused the chest pains?
Hello, Thanks for the query to H.C.M. Forum. Yes due to spray painting fume inhaled in lungs and causes bronchoconstriction. This develops pain in the chest and heaviness in chest. Within 4-5 days effects of spraying subsides. No treatment requires. Good luck.Dr.het
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