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Is Black Mold Airborne?

Mold spores and their mycotoxins (secondary metabolite) are very small and difficult to detect except thru testing until a colony has grown to a significant size.  Mold and mycotoxins, in fact, are so small and lightweight they can subsequently become aerosolized with normal air velocity and circulation found in the indoor environment (ie. ceiling fans,

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Toxic Black Mold & Your Lungs

We know airborne mold and mycotoxins, in the indoor environment, can deeply penetrate into the respiratory tract.  Many respiratory symptoms have been associated with mold exposure: Asthma Inflammation Difficulty Breathing Cough Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Pulmonary Fibrosis Acute Pulmonary Hemorrhage We know thru research Aspergillus fumigatus has been identified as the major causative agent in

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How Do I Get Tested For Mycotoxins?

Worried if you – or a family member – has been exposted to Mycotoxins? Learn more about how you can get tested and start treatment! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3veN8Du3EiQ&t=9s

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Most Common Toxic Black Mold Health Effects

Mycotoxins are well documented for their toxic effects on the human cell, causing considerable damage to normal cell function and associated with a number of clinical symptoms and disease processes. Below are just a few: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Immune Suppression Neurotoxicity – Brain Fog Renal Toxic Depression Cancer Anemia Birth Defects Beside the Chronic Fatigue

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Do I have Toxic Mold Poisoning?

Do you know or suspect you have been exposed to mold? Have you worked or lived in a building where the air vents or ceiling tiles were discolored? Do you experience recurring respiratory or sinus infections? Do you have frequent flu-like symptoms (inflammation, joint pain or stiffness)? Do you have frequent headaches? Are you fatigued

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