Indoor air quality is the quality of the air that the inhabitants residing in a specific place breathe within a specific surrounding of structures and buildings. It is of great significance for individuals to inhabit places and areas that have less air pollution as air pollution has risks that it may affect an individual health thus its recommended that one should take note of the area they reside in by understanding and also controlling air pollutants so as to reduce the risks that may come with it.
When one has been in contact and exposed to air pollution the side effects on an individual’s general health may be visible immediately or some may even take years for show. Normally there are those symptoms that can be noticed almost immediately in case an individual has been exposed to air pollution, and some of this symptom one may experience can be one having extreme body fatigue and feeling dizzy and some may even have irritation on different parts of their bodies such as the throat nose and even irritation on the eyes.
When one has been exposed to air pollution and the medical officers can be able to identify the cause and the symptoms of the exposure it is recommended that an individual should vacate the area where he/she may have been exposed to the air pollution. Some of the diseases that an individual may come in contact with after being exposed to air pollution is asthma and the an individual’s condition may be worsened due to several factors such as the age of a person and also if one already has a foregoing medical condition.
Generally people react to air pollutants differently as individuals sensitivity vary from one person to the next as some people may begin to show the signs and the symptoms after being exposed to the chemical or even the biological air pollutants repeatedly or it can even be detected after they have had high levels of exposure to these pollutants. Some diseases such as colds have similar type of symptoms as that found in air pollutants, and thus it is advised that one has to keep track of the place they got the symptoms from and also the time they also got the symptoms, and in case one gets away from the area and the symptoms fade away then it means that one should identify the source of the air pollutants in that particular area. Keeping the environment surrounding clean is of essence as it will reduce the risks that may come it such as having air pollution thus having everyone’s safety in check and also in good health.