FILE PHOTO: Two women smell some of the many varieties of votive candles at the Yankee Candle Co. flagship store in Deerfield, Mass. But such sweet-smelling candles can trigger asthma and other problems by contributing to indoor air pollution.
FILE PHOTO: Two women smell some of the many varieties of votive candles at the Yankee Candle Co. flagship store in Deerfield, Mass. But such sweet-smelling candles can trigger asthma and other problems by contributing to indoor air pollution. MATTHEW CAVANAUGH AP
FILE PHOTO: Two women smell some of the many varieties of votive candles at the Yankee Candle Co. flagship store in Deerfield, Mass. But such sweet-smelling candles can trigger asthma and other problems by contributing to indoor air pollution. MATTHEW CAVANAUGH AP

Dr. Rachel Wood: Your favorite candle might be creating indoor air pollution

October 29, 2016 6:49 AM