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June 24, 2014

Unfortunate fire starters

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

When mustache hair meets a home oxygen tank, sometimes sparks will fly. These are the surprising findings of a Mayo Clinic study that evaluated the relationship between facial hair and burns resulting from oxygen therapy. Andrew Greenlund, M.D., Ph.D., had noticed an unusual number of fire-related accidents in patients with facial hair who were on […]

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Tags: Dr. Andrew Greenlund, Dr. Bradley Anderson, Dr. Laura Greenlund

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