Items Tagged ‘carbon monoxide poisoning’

Ask the Doctors - How can I protect my family from carbon monoxide?

July 11, 2018

Ask the Doctors – How can I protect my family from carbon monoxide?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctors: I have heard several stories on the news recently about carbon monoxide-related deaths and they have me concerned. Where does carbon monoxide come from and how do I protect my family?   Carbon monoxide, also referred to as CO, is a colorless and odorless gas that is impossible to detect without specialized equipment. […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctors, carbon monoxide, carbon monoxide alarm, carbon monoxide poisoning, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko


Guard against carbon monoxide poisoning

June 9, 2017

Guard against carbon monoxide poisoning

By uclahealth uclahealth

June is National Safety Month. Learn what you can do to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning, an invisible threat that can cause severe illness and even death. What is carbon monoxide? Carbon monoxide is a gas that you can’t see, smell or taste. It is produced by burning fuel such as: Gas Oil Kerosene Wood Charcoal […]

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Tags: carbon monoxide alarm, carbon monoxide poisoning, dangerous levels of carbon monoxide, emergency preparedness, National Safety Month, personal preparedness, safety, symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning