Exposure to asbestos can cause serious health effects and in the past has been associated with respiratory diseases and different types of cancer. Once a product holding asbestos has been bothered, it can release tiny dangerous fibers into the air. These fibers can easily enter and get trapped your lungs and where they cause serious health problems.
Health Effects of Asbestos:
- Asbestosis, an inflammatory condition of lungs:
- shortness of breath
- scarring of the lungs
- Mesothelioma, a rare cancer:
- lining of the lungs
- chest or abdomen cavity
- Problems with the Immune System
- Lung Cancer
These types of diseases can happen if you are exposed to high concentrations of asbestos or been exposed to asbestos over a longer periods of time. If you suspect that there is a high amount of asbestos in your home or business, contact Infinity Abatement at 978-994-8734 or fill out our contact form.