Can inhaled mold spores cause illness?

Answer On One Hand: Mold Spores Can Be DangerousAccording to Dr. Chin Yang, the mycotoxins found in mold spores can spark several health problems, including recurring cold and flu-like symptoms, diarrhea,... Read More »

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How to Get Rid of Mold Spores?

Mold can grow in a variety of locations and on many different surfaces. Mold thrives in areas that are damp, humid and devoid of sunlight. Mold spores are common in the air both inside and outside ... Read More »

How to Test for Mold Spores?

Mold spores are common in both interior and exterior air. The mold spores float throughout the air until they find a surface to land on. If the surface has ideal conditions---such as lack of sunlig... Read More »

Can mold spores harm you?

Mold spores are divided into three groups: allergenic molds, which effect certain people with allergies and can cause inflammation in the respiratory system; pathogenic molds, which can cause lasti... Read More »

Can you get mold spores out of clothing?

Although not always easily done, mold can be removed from clothing. Be sure to brush mold off the surface of fabric outside so you do not spread the mold spores around the inside your home. Then,... Read More »