Are cleaning products as harmful as smoking?

A new study reveals that using household cleaning products may be as lethal as smoking cigarettes. “If you’re going to use it, you should use it in a well ventilated area,” says Dr. Teo Mendez of Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Mendez discusses the study’s findings and how cleaning solvents may affect respiratory health.

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