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Many of these cleaners contain corrosive alkalis, which can have grave effects on your gastrointestinal track and respiratory system if inhaled or ingested.
The influenza virus — a contagious infection of the respiratory system — affects 10 to 20 percent of the population annually.
The nerve agent was relentlessly stimulating his muscles, and his respiratory system and heart already neared exhaustion.
To make the trip down your throat and into your respiratory system, the dust must be less than five microns across—just smaller than the diameter of a red blood cell.
Roll up your windows, turn on the AC to recirculate, and close or block air vents when trying to evacuate from a fire, as the smoke can irritate the eyes and respiratory system.
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