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Thursday, January 13, 2011

Children with allergies or asthma, away from pools

Has always been seen with good eyes the beneficial activity of children in pools, as they contribute to their socialization and development of motor skills. But a while now, there have been some news that warn of the risk of chlorinated water in smaller, especially in infants who present some type of allergy or that your family has a history of allergies or asthma.

Attacks the lungs
This new news comes from Germany, specifically from the Federal German Environment. This organization has warned of the danger of chlorine compounds used to maintain hygienic conditions of maximum water pools, which can cause asthma in children.

Irritation of all, large and small, have suffered in the eyes as a result of the harmful effects of chlorine, we spent a lot more harmful effects. As reported by this study, it can irritate the lungs and can lead to asthma and other respiratory diseases the 'sin'.

There will, therefore, so be extremely careful. Require the heads of the pools well chlorinated to control the presence of nitrogen trichloride, which is used, for example, to attack the germs derived from the urine or sweat, and parents who have children to monitor potentially vulnerable.