Mold Growth After A Hurricane

The health implications of hurricanes go far beyond what occurs during the storm. People who lived after hurricane Katrina and all the flooding and water damages that horrific hurricane caused suffered mightily even after all the water and damages were cleared, and many fear the same for the victims of the most recent hurricanes, Hurricane…

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Does Mold Cause Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)?

  Does Mold Cause Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)? There is some speculation that there is a link between Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and mold growth. There was a study done in New Zealand speculates that environmental poisoning may be the cause of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and infant mortality. The theory deliberates that…

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What is Mold?

Molds are part of the natural environment. Outdoors, molds play a part in nature by breaking down dead organic matter such as fallen leaves and dead trees, but indoors, mold growth should be avoided. Molds reproduce by means of tiny spores; the spores are invisible to the naked eye and float through outdoor and indoor…

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