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25 Oct 2011

Dirty Swimming Pool water
Hi Doc,

The water at the local gym swimming pool is filthy. It is heated to 32 degrees Celsius. It is also starting to smell now. There are living insects in it and fur gathering at the bottom. Today I got out half way with an itchy rash. Now I am feeling really lethargic and nauseous. Can this be from the dirty water, or is it just in my head?

Thank you.
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01 Jan 0001


It is very soon for you to become ill from the dirty water. If your symptoms persist, you should consult your doctor for an examination.


Dr Anrich
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