How to Keep Your Family Safe from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning This Winter

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Now that temperatures are dropping, Americans are cranking up the heat in their homes and cars. Plus, many of us are spending more time at home than ever before due to the coronavirus pandemic. And while your furnace keeps you warm and cozy, it also releases carbon monoxide (CO) into the air, which can cause sickness and even death. However, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, "CO poisoning is entirely preventable." Here's what you need to know about the dangers and how to keep you and your family safe from carbon monoxide.

Original Article Source Credits: bhg.com, https://www.bhg.com

Article Written By: Jennifer Aldrich and Jessica Bennett   

Original Article Posted on: November 13, 2020  

Link to Original Article: https://www.bhg.com/health-family/staying-healthy/summer-winter-safety-tips/carbon-monoxide-safety

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