Mold Remediation in Florida: How to Tackle the Problem by Scott Gordon of FirstLine Restoration, Inc. If you’re a homeowner or business owner in Florida, you’re probably aware of the issue of mold. Mold can cause health problems and structural damage if left untreated. It’s important to address mold as soon as it is discovered […]
What are the effects of black mold exposure?
How dangerous is black mold to health? Some people may be more sensitive to mold spores than others, and they may develop respiratory symptoms after inhaling even a small number of spores. In large quantities, mold spores can cause ill health in almost anyone. There is no single type of mold called “black mold” — […]
Scientists identify first invasive case of rare mold in a cancer patient
by City of Hope on black mold Credit: CC0 Public Domain City of Hope scientists have found a toxic fungus previously thought to not be infectious in the sinus tissues of a man with refractory acute lymphocytic leukemia. This is the first time that direct infection of a patient with the black mold Stachybotrys has […]