Is it Important to Test a House for Mold Before Buying? Yes, it is…
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Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS): What You Should Know
Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) is a condition resulting from biotoxin exposure. This immune…
Black mold is a serious problem for people of all ages, but for the elderly—who have a more vulnerable immune system—it could very well be much worse, especially if the early warning signs aren’t easily recognized by the victims or their caretakers.
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Black Mold Symptoms in Babies
When a baby breathes in mycotoxins (the toxic substance produced by mold spores), the blood vessels in the baby’s lungs are weakened, potentially causing pulmonary hemorrhaging—bleeding within the baby’s lungs. The more exposure a baby has to mold, the more likely he or she will develop a chronic or even life-threatening condition.
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Where Does Black Mold Grow?
Stachybotrys chartarum (sometimes Stachybotrys atra)—commonly known otherwise as “black mold”—is a greenish-black mold usually accompanied by a distinctive odor.
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Shopping for a House? 5 Things to Look Out for to Avoid Buying a Moldy Home
Searching for a new home can be a stressful and complicated process, but one thing you will want to watch out for when evaluating if a house is right for you is whether or not it has a mold issue. Mold is a destructive and unhealthful house guest, one you don’t want inhabiting a home you wish to buy. To avoid all the headaches and difficulties of owning a moldy home, make sure to take note of these five ways to inspect your prospective home as you search the real estate market. These can also be applied to looking for a mold-free rental home or apartment as well.
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The 3 Worst States to Live In if You’re Sensitive to Mold
It’s a well-known fact that high humidity can facilitate significant mold growth, but it…
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The Mold Act Ushers in a New Law for California Landlords
Attention all California landlords and renters! Beginning January 1, 2022, all residential landlords are required by law to present a copy of the booklet “Information on Dampness and Mold for Renters in California” to every potential renter before they enter into a rental or lease agreement.
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How Long Does a Landlord Have To Fix a Mold Problem?
More than 50% of houses in the U.S. have mold issues. Therefore, it should…
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Is it Safe to Clean Black Mold Yourself?
It’s time to answer one of the most persistent questions seen on MoldBlogger and…
Like frizzy, untamed hair, mold thrives in humid conditions. The link between moisture levels…
Black mold is a common and toxic mold type often found in homes with…
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Worried about Mold Exposure? Learn the Symptoms of Poisoning and Illness in Humans
Prevent Mold Poisoning and Illness if Symptoms Appear.
Toxic Black Mold Usually associated with the nasty back and green patches on the…
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The Easiest Ways to Detect and Prevent Carpet Mold
Hidden Mold Mold is a serious problem. It is known to cause respiratory problems…
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What is Black Mold? what does black mold look like* Hearing about mold can…
Mold is everywhere, and toxic molds often take root within homes and other buildings.…
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Signs You’ve Been Exposed to Mold
Although mold can be found in almost any environment, there are certain types and quantities that can put your health at risk. Mold is a fungi that thrives off warmth and moisture, quickly reproducing by sending spores that travel through the air until they find a surface where they can grow. There are thousands of different types of mold but only a few types that are commonly found indoors; some of these being especially toxic to many people. If you have signs of mold exposure, it is important to seek medical attention and have the mold removed from your environment.