DEADLY TECHNIQUE: Here’s What Happens If You Don’t Change Your Air Filter Regularly!

This is even a bigger threat for those with weakened immune system, chronic disease patients, smokers and alcoholics.

When the hot season starts and the temperature increases, many will seek salvation in air conditioners without which the unbearable heat is almost impossible to be handled.

However, with the pleasant refreshment that our A/C provides, there is a big danger that comes if you use it often and irregularly. Irregular maintenance leads to poor air quality and odor that is a great source for many bacteria and fungi. When you are inhaling them, they enter your body and can lead to many chronic diseases.

One of the most dangerous is the Legionella bacteria, which leads to severe pneumonia that can be fatal. Infections occur when the bacteria in the form of tiny droplets coming from the A/C ends in your lungs by inhalation.

Other risky areas, besides the A/C are the other cooling equipments, as well as the fountains, pools and humidifiers.

Legionnaires’ disease is manifested in the period from 2 to 10 days after the person breathed Legionella . The disease begins with losing weight, drowsiness and headache. After that you body temperature increases over than 40 degrees, than dry coughs starts, headache and pneumonia. Through blood and lymph pathways, the infection can spread throughout the whole body.

In the worst case, the disease can damage the central nervous system, and if it’s not treated mortality is present between 15 and 25 percent.

This is even a bigger threat for those with weakened immune system, chronic disease patients, smokers and alcoholics.

More prone to this disease are men.

If you clean your A/C and replace the filters regularly, you can prevent the development of viruses and bacteria, and therefore you can protect yourself from many diseases. We recommend that once a year, usually before the season of high temperatures, all you need is to perform service work to your air conditioners!AC

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