Are smelling salts bad for you?

Are smelling salts bad for you?

People have used smelling salts for hundreds of years to revive someone who has fainted or passed out. Today, some professional athletes use smelling salts to help boost performance before a game, weightlifting, or training.

According to an article published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, smelling salts have a long history of use in restoring a person’s senses. Their usage dates back to ancient Rome.

Keep reading for more information on what smelling salts are, their risks, and uses.

Full article at Medical News Today

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