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Are there any negative health effects associated with breathing in air surrounding sulphur hot springs?

I would be interested in what sort of gaseous compounds might be found in such air, which might likely have a negative health-wise impact.

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  • Does the spring emit toxic hydrogen sulfide? It smells like rotten eggs and can overcome a person quickly. But not all springs emit it. – Mike Waters Apr 13 '17 at 5:11
  • @MikeWaters Is a smell of sulphur due to the hot springs enough to deduce that hydrogen sulfide is being emitted? I am just asking about general sulphur hot springs though. – Vincent Mia Edie Verheyen Apr 13 '17 at 10:58

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