In Ternopil due to malfunction of gas heating woman ended up in a hospital bed

February 14 at 00:15 to Ternopil regional hospital with the diagnosis « Poisoning products of incomplete combustion of natural gas » hospitalized 26-year ternopolyanku. Injuries resulting from malfunction of the gasheating. DSNS warns citizens, be careful when using gas appliances and furnace heating, save your life and the lives of your family! Carbon monoxide (CO) — very dangerous because it is colorless and odorless. Poisoning can occur quickly. At high temperature carbon monoxide burns in oxygen blue flame ’ pits. With the air ofAuger form explosive mixtures. Formed by incomplete combustion of fuel in car engines or any heating appliances that run on coal or other types of fossil fuels. The greatest danger of carbon monoxide poisoning exists in homes that are heated independently natural gas, wood or coal. In the presence of carbon monoxide moalso indicate the presence of soot, smoke, yellow flame ’ burner indoors. Carbon monoxide, getting airways to blood hemoglobin displaces oxygen. As a result of oxygen deprivation occurs tissues. Symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning: headache, dizziness, tinnitus, feeling of pressure in the forehead, nausea, vomiting, chest pain. In severe poisoning – loss of consciousness, convulsions, respiratory failure. At high concentrations of carbon monoxide death can occur instantly. When carbon monoxide poisoning should: - Make the person to fresh air; - Raise the nose cotton wool with ammonia; - Ensure the free flow of air to the lungs, unbuttoned his clothes; - Yakschof the victim in mind - to give a lot to drink (tea, water); - Failing to conduct CPR breathing and chest compressions; - Call an ambulance. To avoid poisoning, should follow the rules of safe use independent heating and gas appliances: - Check draft in the chimney; - No overlap ovention chimney at night; - Do not use gas stoves for heating; - Often ventilate the room where the gas appliance. Do not leave the car engine to work indoors.