Can Mold Kill You?

Often times, when clients ask us this question, they’re not actually inquiring about the dangerous mold strains like Aspergillus fumigatus or Candida auris that have been known to cause serious (sometimes even fatal) fungal infections, especially in immunocompromised people. What they really want to know is whether or not household mold—that is, the stuff they … Read more

Can Mold Cause Headaches?

How frequently do you get headaches? Are they a rare inconvenience that you sometimes contend with when you’ve spent too much time staring at your computer screen? Or are they a frequent issue that just seems to “act up” with little rhyme or reason? At RealTime Laboratories, one question we sometimes get from clients is, … Read more

Mold in Crawlspaces and Basements

Good news, everyone: spring is almost here! Soon, we’ll be able to say “goodbye” to cold, dreary outdoor conditions and say “hello” to warmth and sunshine! For a lot of people, the arrival of spring also means Spring Cleaning. And at RealTime Laboratories, we’d like to remind folks to add ‘Check the basements and crawl … Read more

Mycotoxin Urine Test Now $399

The RealTime Laboratories Urine Mycotoxin Test is now available for $399 when ordered online. Our industry-leading mycotoxin test detects 15 mycotoxins: Aflatoxin B1, Aflatoxin B2, Aflatoxin G1, Aflatoxin G2, Satratoxin G, Satratoxin H, Isosatratoxin F, Roridin A, Roridin E, Roridin H, Roridin L-2, Ochratoxin A (OTA), Verrucarin J, Verrucarin A, Gliotoxin. As our business grows … Read more

Can Your Family Afford that Generic Mold Test?

When the average homeowner wants to test their home for mold, they essentially have two options: Hire a professional mold inspector to test the house using state-of-the-art equipment—like RealTime Laboratory’s own Environmental Mold & Mycotoxin Assessment (EMMA). Go to a local home improvement or big-box store, purchase a generic environmental mold test, and do the … Read more