Monthly Archives: April 2012

Toxic Mold Closing Union Gap City Hall

Toxic mold uncovered at Union Gap City Hall is leading to the city hall being shut down. Last week during repairs, chunks of drywall covered in black mold fell from the ceiling. The mayor’s assistant may have a skin condition … Continue reading

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Cutaneous Curvularia infection

Moody MN, Tschen J, Mesko M. have published a paper on Cutaneous Curvularia infection of the forearm in Cutis. 2012 Feb;89(2):65-8. Phaeohyphomycosis is a broad clinicopathologic designation that refers to chronic cutaneous, subcutaneous, or mucosal infection caused by one of … Continue reading

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Yes Virginia There Is Mold Illness

“DEAR EDITOR: I am XX (shhh!) years old. (more or less) “Some of my little friends say mold is harmless. “My lawyer says, ‘If you see it in THE COURTROOM it’s so.’ “Please tell me the truth; is mold Harmless? … Continue reading

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Mold -The Unwanted Guest in your Bathroom

Sometimes you wish Mr. Clean would just show up with the scrubbing bubbles, the Ty-D-Bol Man, and all the guys from the “orphanage of cast-off mascots” just to deal with the bathroom. What is there to do when the bathroom … Continue reading

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Northwest Clean Air Agency Video, Educational Video

Yes Virginia, the Pacific Northwest tends to suffer from mold. A twelve minute video made by the Northwest Clean Air Agency which is responsible for ensuring compliance with federal, state and local air quality regulations in Island, Skagit and Whatcom … Continue reading

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Provable Vulnerability and Mold Health Risk

The current thinking is that mold is harmful to everyone. But courts and doctors haven’t figured out how to pin the tail on the donkey—I mean, how to connect mold exposure specifically to the generic human EVEN WHEN THE CAUSAL … Continue reading

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Buyer Beware Mold! I’d like to order a little MOLD with my house…

The website of the National Association of Home Builders has an entire section on mold. They say that “The growth of any type of mold in a home is never acceptable. Your safest and most prudent course of action is … Continue reading

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New York States Mold Illness insufficient Evidence circa 2006

“After the testimony of four experts and a review of more than 70 scientific articles and books, in September 2006, a justice in State Supreme Court in Manhattan ruled that there was insufficient evidence to support the contention that mold … Continue reading

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Llama farm becomes Mold Farm

This moldy house took two years of litigation with an award of $732,250 upheld against the seller of the house, destroyed a couple’s dream of a horse farm, and broke up a marriage If you’re in California, you might want … Continue reading

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TV Station Goes after Mold

On April 2nd, a tv station, ABC7, contacted the county with a mold complaint, and the next day the county hired a company to serve legal notice in the owner. The county moved for an expedited court day to force … Continue reading

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