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Is breathing helium bad for you?

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Breathing in helium is bad for you because instead of oxygen you're getting helium and you can suffocate.

Yes it;s dangerous. Inhalation of helium (since it's replacing oxygen) can lead to asphyxiation, lung damage or even death.

Inhaling helium is dangerous because it can quickly lead to brain damage and death from lack of oxygen.

No long term affects known of but it does deprive the body of oxygen and can make you light headed.

We need to breathe oxygen to survive; so inhaling Helium to the detriment of our oxygen requirements can be fatal.

Breathing in pure helium deprives the body of oxygen, like u were holding your breathe. The only bad effect is u get light headed

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