The Health Effects of Mold

Mold Health Effects - Baltimore Maryland

Health effects of mold

Mold can cause a number of different problems for an individual in regards to the quality of life. One of the primary qualities of life that are effected by mold is your health. Health is one of the primary reasons for an individual wanting to remove mold from their property. Mold can cause a whole host of different health issues and this is just a short overview of a few different health problems mold can cause. A primary cause for mold remediation to take place is allergic reactions to mold. People sometimes can have acute allergic reactions to mold, because of the toxins that could be let off by the mold. This can cause individual to become stuffy, have eye irritation, wheezing and skin irritation. These conditions that are listed are not life threatening, however, they can create a large annoyance to those that have issues with mold. Just imagine having your eyes tear up or your nose being constantly, this could make anyone's life relatively miserable. With all of these allergic reactions though a more serious may occur with those who suffer from asthmatic symptoms.

People that suffer from asthma have tremendous problems with mold in their home. Spore particles can set off reactions that can cause their lungs to become filled with fluids from mucus. Also, they can cause an individual to have an asthmatic attack. This in rare circumstances can lead to possible unconsciousness or death. That is a reason why mold is take seriously in many respects by the health industry. Another issue is that mold may cause the development of asthma. Not only does the mold make asthma worse, but also it could possibly be cause for it as well. Mold also can cause the development of pneumonia to occur in a person.

Pneumonia is a serious health issue that can be cause by mold. This issue is especially prevalent in people who have auto immune diseases or elderly individuals who do not have the strong immune systems that they had in the past. Pneumonia can cause serious health implications and whole host of issues that can be solved with mold remediation.

When you think about it mold remediation is a great preventative step in order to solve a problem before it states. So choose a firm that has been involved in the remediation business and is IICRC certified. Here at SI Restoration we can help solve the medical solves that occur with mold before they start harming your loved ones.

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 12:35 by mindgrub

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