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Sandy Sickness

Wikipedia has dubbed an illness “Katrina cough.” Here is what they say about it: Katrina cough is a putative respiratory illness thought to be linked to exposure to mold and dust after the 2005 Hurricane Katrina in the United States. … Continue reading

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Toxic Stew

Toxic Compounds in water damaged houses are a cause for concern, not only because mold can be a factor, but also because anything could be a factor. The toxic stew is an original combination of whatever contaminants happen to be … Continue reading

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Rhinosinusitis and mold as risk factors for asthma symptoms in occupants of a water-damaged building

.-H. Park, K. Kreiss, J. M. Cox-Ganser Article first published online: 21 MAR 2012 DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0668.2012.00775.x Abstract  Mold exposure in damp buildings is associated with both nasal symptoms and asthma development, but the progression of building-related (BR) rhinosinusitis symptoms to … Continue reading

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Mold articles Show Trends in Mold

How to Find and Eliminate Mold How do you know if you have mold in your house, and what do you do if you do?   The Dangers Of Mold In Homes What many people do not know is that … Continue reading

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The Borax Alternative

You may be using bleach to kill mold. There are other options like Borax, which may be preferable because a borax solution does not emit toxic fumes. We just talked about hepa-filtration in your air system. Hopefully you have a … Continue reading

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$64 million Mold Lawsuit

The married couple who filed a $64 million suit accusing their former landlord of using toxic mold to force them out of their rental property in TriBeCa, New York spent decades in that apartment until it suffered heavy water damage … Continue reading

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MOLD RESEARCH: Head-off Environmental Asthma in Louisiana

Today’s increasing asthma rates are believed to be related to an increase in environmental exposures such as mold, moisture and other allergens. The Head-off Environmental Asthma in Louisiana (HEAL) Project is a collaborative research project conducted by the Tulane University … Continue reading

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U.S. Mold Spore Count

Allergists say this year’s high mold spore count is because of the wet spring and high humidity. The weather that is good for weeds is also good for mold. So even though the pollen count may be lower, allergic responses … Continue reading

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If you’re sneezing, it must be Summer…

If you’re sensitive to mold and pollen, you can keep track of the state of the air with a visit or subscription to http://pollen.com or http://weather.com. Weather.com even provides a list of all the local grasses that are making you … Continue reading

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