Does Mold lead to hair loss?

Is Mold To Blame For Your Hair Loss? There are several different causes of hair loss that are well known, such as genetics, hormonal changes and certain medical conditions, but there are also some lesser-known origins and one of them, believe it or not, is mold. Let’s have a look at how exactly hair loss can be caused by mold and what can be done to prevent and treat it.  How can mold cause hair loss? If someone is allergic to mold, their immune system assumes that the mold particles that enter the person’s body are harmful. They...
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What Are the Most Common Health Problems Mold Causes?

Why Book a Mold Inspector as Soon as You Notice Problems at Your Home? If you notice green blue little fuzzy spots in different corners of your home, then you definitely have mold problems that need to be professionally addressed in order to be solved before they grow bigger. Mold spreads really quickly and affects the health of your family members. This is why it is of great importance to address all your mold problems quickly after you notice something wrong! Here is what problems mold spores can cause if you fail to book the services of a reliable local...
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The Effects of Mycotoxins

Mycotoxins are produced on the surface of mold spores. Uniquely, they remain toxic even after the spore itself is dead. Mycotoxins are what cause the sicknesses in people and animals. The good news is that not all molds produce mycotoxins. Molds are split into two genres. Toxigenic and Non-toxigenic. Molds that produce mycotoxins are considered to be toxigenic. Those that don’t are non-toxigenic. What Types of Mycotoxins Are There? There are 5 main strands of mycotoxins: Aflatoxins, Ochratoxin A, Fumonisins, certain Trichothecenes and Zearalenone. What do Mycotoxins Do? Mycotoxins can cause the more serious issues that occur i.e. breathing...
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Fragrance-Free Workplaces?

In the 1960s few would have believed that smoke-free workplaces would before long become the norm. Could fragrance-free workplaces be the wave of the future? A CDC policy bans the use of air fresheners and scented candles in every CDC facility in the country. This policy states: “The use of some products with fragrance may be detrimental to the health of workers with chemical sensitivities, allergies, asthma, and chronic headaches/migraines.” The full CDC policy can be viewed on the website of the Chemical Sensitivity Foundation, which contains information about multiple chemical sensitivity (MCS), including a research bibliography. Individuals with...
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The Symptoms of Mold

A Health Threat Mold can be a pesky infestation in a residence. Moist areas are the ideal location for mold to grow and thrive, and if a mold problem begins to form, it can easily spread if left untreated. The issue with mold is that it can begin to affect the health of anyone who is exposed to it. The symptoms may vary from person to person, ranging from mild reactions to severe, and may vary in length, either flaring up during certain times of the year, certain weather, or even continuing throughout the year. Mild Symptoms Mild symptoms may...
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CHRISTMAS TREE MOLD?

Last year, a newspaper article was published to explain the potential health concerns caused by your Christmas tree: "How CHRISTMAS TREES can cause hay fever hell: Pollen grains, dust and mold can trigger sneezing, coughing and a runny nose " The article dubbed the illness, Christmas Tree Syndrome, because 1 in 3 (approximately 35 percent) people get sick, suffering from hay fever like symptoms, soon after the Christmas tree is set up in the home. This article explains what causes Christmas Tree Syndrome and provides recommendations on how you can minimize the potential health issues caused by this indoor air quality issue. WHY DOES...
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Support Your Health with Dandelion Root

An Inexpensive Remedy If you have suffered from toxic mold exposure, you probably understand how important it is to support your body in order to aid in recovering from a injurious overload of mold. Many molds can be harmful, and if you have daily encountered mold over a period of time, it is very important to first remove yourself from the contamination, and second, give your body the assistance it needs to repair. Often natural remedies are expensive and hard to find, but some, such as dandelion root, can be found free in your yard (make sure it hasn’t...
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How to Get Your Landlord to Address Mold

A Moldy Situation Discovering mold in your apartment can be an upsetting and frustrating experience. Whether you have a small, localized problem or a full-blown mold infestation, the risks to your health are enough for you to know that the problem needs to be taken care of. But if you don’t own the property, where do you turn for assistance? Oftentimes, landlords can be less-than-receptive to their tenants’ complaints about mold. Wiping down the surface with bleach, sending in a handyman, or even attempting to take care of the mold yourself can even worsen the problem, leaving you in...
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Mold is Dangerous: 6 Tips You Need To Know

What is Mold? Mold is an extremely small, dangerous element that belongs to the family of fungi. It can thrive on almost any surface especially cellulose-based objects. Molds are present almost everywhere. Though they maybe harmful at times, molds are a big part of the ecological balance in the environment, as they play a major role in breaking down organic substances. Molds are the original recyclers. According to some recent studies, approximately 50 percent of homes have unknown moisture problems. And as we all know, molds thrive best in moist places. To a large extent, all indoor mold growth is potentially...
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Why Consider a Mold Inspection before Buying a Home?

Is Mold Inspection Provided by Local Real Estate Agencies? Hello friends, and welcome to the blog page of Mold Busters LLC – your number one mold inspector in Lewes, DE! In our first post, we would like to tell you a bit more about the hazards of mold and why it is so important to get the property you intend to buy professionally inspected before signing the contract with the real estate agency that works for you (your agent will most probably not book such service for you)! Household mold can cause great damage to your property, not to mention that...
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Area served:
  • Delaware
  • Maryland
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Virginia
  • Washington DC
Our Services:
  • Mold Inspection
  • Mold Remediation
  • Mold Prevention
  • Timely Delivery
  • Competitive Pricing
  • And Much More