Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

About- Carbon monoxide (a poisonous, odorless, tasteless, colorless gas) poisoning occurs when carbon monoxide builds up in the bloodstream.
 
Symptoms-

 Blurred vision
Chest pain
Confusion
Dizziness
Fast heartbeat
Headache
Loss of consciousness
Nausea or vomiting
Shortness of breath
Upset stomach
Weakness

Causes-
Carbon monoxide poisoning occurs when we breathe air with carbon monoxide. Carbon monoxide can come from any source that burns fuel. Common sources are
 Cars
Charcoal grills
Dryers
Fireplaces
Kerosene space heaters
Ovens
Powerboats
 Water heaters
Wood Stoves

Specialist to Visit
 Emergency medicine specialist

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References-
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.cdc.gov
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthlinkbc.ca

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