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3 Children, 2 Adults Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Incident In Smithfield

SMITHFIELD, RI (CBS) – Three children and two adults were taken to the hospital after a carbon monoxide incident at a home in Smithfield, Rhode Island Wednesday night. 82 more words


Nevada Lawmaker Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada state lawmaker is recovering from carbon monoxide poisoning caused while was trying to drain floodwaters from his house in Elko. 94 more words


Police Confirm Carbon Monoxide Killed Couple Found In Berkeley Apartment

BERKELEY (CBS SF) — A Berkeley couple found dead in their apartment under mysterious circumstances last week died as a result of acute carbon monoxide intoxication in what’s being described by police as a “tragic accident.” … 116 more words


10 Risks & Tips for Keeping Seniors Healthy and Safe in Winter Weather

Cold and snowy winter weather can cause health and safety concerns for seniors and their caregivers. If you worry about your loved one being alone, homebound or going out in the cold, here are 10 risks family members and home health aides should watch out for, and related tips for prevention. 812 more words

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Carbon monoxide in hookah smoke

The charcoal used to heat the tobacco in a hookah gives off potentially toxic amounts of carbon monoxide. Carbon monoxide (CO) is an invisible, odorless gas that can poison you if you breathe it in. 440 more words


Source: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Killed Berkeley Couple

BERKELEY (CBS SF) – A couple found dead in their Berkeley home under mysterious circumstances earlier this week was killed by carbon monoxide poisoning, a law enforcement source told KPIX 5 Friday. 184 more words