Tag: "cyanide" at medical news
Smoking habit affects your baby's health
...by. The baby breathe in carbon monoxide, nicotine, cyanide
and more. Those breastfed are likely to ingest the same chemicals. There is an increase in the risk of delivering a low birth weight baby or delivering before the due date and your baby's lungs are hindered from developing completely. If you keep s...
Sodium nitrite salt intake found to increases blood flow
...evels of sodium nitrite is used as an antidote for cyanide
poisoning, but at high levels sodium nitrite can become toxic. A case of sodium nitrite poisoning was reported in 1944, in which 11 New York workers turned blue, and their blood was found struggling for oxygen, after they accidentally consumed sodium...
Caution: Apricot Seeds May Be Poisonous
...uld be fatal. It is said that they can produce cyanide
and result in death. A maximum of two bitter apricot kernels may be safely eaten in one day. Natural food retailer Julian Graves removed the seeds from shop shelves after it was found selling packs with a recommended daily dosage of up to 10 kernels....
Cyanide Poisoning? Reach For Cyanokit
...ion (FDA) on Friday. This kit is designed to treat cyanide
poisoning//. The kit contains the drug hydroxocoba...enables emergency treatment for known or suspected cyanide
poisoning. With this drug kit, the nation’s ability to respond to emergencies including possible att...