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How Common Household Molds Impact Your Health (Infographic)

How Common Household Molds Impact Your Health (Infographic)

Mold can be one sneaky toxin. Most of your mold memories probably consist of cutting the moldy crust off your week-old bread or salvaging sad-looking cheese. Household mold, though, is a whole ‘nother ball game. If you’re allergic to certain types of mold, symptoms can affect your day-to-day life simply because you’re breathing in the mold particles that flourish inside your household hiding spots. Browse the chart below to see if any of these molds or symptoms hit home.

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7:27AM PDT on Jul 6, 2014

gross, but thanks

11:39AM PDT on Jul 3, 2014

ty

11:16PM PDT on Jul 1, 2014

Thank you.

9:52AM PDT on Jul 1, 2014

Thank you!

5:30PM PDT on Jun 30, 2014

Thanks

8:12PM PDT on Jun 29, 2014

thanks for sharing the infographic

4:15PM PDT on Jun 29, 2014

Thanks for the info...

3:48PM PDT on Jun 29, 2014

This brought back a funny memory. When I was a teen, my friends insisted that mold causes polio, which I didn't see on the infographic. My high school science department either disagreed or didn't care because my freshman science project involved growing mold.

9:15AM PDT on Jun 29, 2014

Thank you.

6:59AM PDT on Jun 29, 2014

Moulds are very often an annoying problem and for health reasons one really has to be on top of any mould (yes, some spell it with a u, before the spelling mavens jump on me)...as some moulds threaten health.

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