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Preventing carbon monoxide poisoning

Friday, November 13, 2015   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Samantha Porter
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"MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) –  It’s a colorless, odorless and deadly gas, carbon monoxide.

Dangerous situations occur when carbon monoxide (CO) is trapped in poorly ventilated, contained spaces where people are, according to the Mayo Clinic. If there is too much CO in the air you are breathing, your ability to absorb oxygen can be diminished, resulting in serious tissue damage.

“It’s a huge concern this time of year. It’s difficult, you don’t know if it’s in the environment,” said Dr. Marni Teramana, Kettering Health Center..."

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