Summer vacations are when mold comes out to play

Summer vacations are when mold comes out to play

    Summertime traditionally brings family trips, school vacations, as well as plenty of hot uncomfortable weather. Those sunny days, however, often come with high humidity and afternoon thundershowers — ideal conditions for annoying and potentially toxic mold. It’s a pervasive menace that is poised each summer

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Debunking some toxic mold myths

In 2000, a new “toxic mold” panic swept the country, and after 16 years of untold lawsuits and billions of dollars spent, major myths still plague and unnecessarily panic association boards, managers and homeowners. The myths all too often cause exaggerated repairs, unduly frightened residents, and conflict.

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Invasive Mold can cause aspergillosis

Invasive Mold can cause aspergillosis
Early diagnosis, effective therapy vital for treatment of deadly invasive mold New guidelines focus on new treatments, early diagnosis of fungal infection The updated guidelines focus on the diagnosis and treatment of the major forms of aspergillosis: allergic, chronic and invasive, the latter which kills 40 percentRead more

Health Symptoms Persist |Porter Ranch, CA

Health Symptoms Persist |Porter Ranch, CA

Air Quality Problems & Health Symptoms Persist over gas leak The Aliso Canyon nightmare isn’t over. . . . . for Sandy Crawford’s family and hundreds of other refugees from the methane leak in Los Angeles County. Although the 112-day leak from an underground gas reservoir was

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