Patient discussion about log
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Q. Does anyone have an issue with fire log? Every time my neighbors use fire log, I suffer. What can I do?
I moved to the West Coast, and realized people burn a lot of fire logs here. I seem to have developed an allergy to it. Every winter, I suffer when neighbors use fire logs. I can not go around the whole neighborhood asking them not to use it. I am wondering if there's any patient advocacy to prohibit the usage of fire logs? I am sure there must be a lot of asthma patients who have the same problem with mine? If we regulate smoking, why can't we regulate fire logs?
|A1||I found some info like this. |
I wish there's a regulation. If the healthcare cost is an issue for the government, they can reduce emergency visits due to asthma, by regulating fire logs.
|A2||I think any Asthmatic person has a problem with any kind of airborne pollution. I guess fire logs are the same.. it irritates the bronchi and cause attacks. I have never encountered a law against it, but this could be only a municipal legislation. I suggest moving to an “asthmatic friendly environment”.|
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