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Fire safety

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Dr. David Boyd is teaching his patients about fire safety.

Have your fireplace inspected prior to use.  Obstructed ventilation can be a serious health hazard.  Smoke and carbon monoxide can build in your home.

Make sure you have a functional fire extinguisher and an escape plan.

If you feel fatigued and have poor ventilation, consider carbon monoxide poisoning and see your physician.

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