Aspergillus mold in your home

If you find aspergillus mold in your home, there are several steps you can take to identify the problem and clean it up. The most important thing is to not panic or ignore the problem. The most common types of Aspergillus mold found in homes include A fumigatus, A flavus, and A niger. Once they … Read more

What are mold mycotoxins?

Many types of mold, also known as fungi, are some of the most toxic and deadly substances in existence. There are over 400 known species of fungus (mold) that have been proven to be toxic to animals, humans, and plants. The main reason they can cause illness is that they release spores that produce toxic … Read more

What is mold?

Mold (American English) is a microbial growth that develops on organic, decaying, dead, or wet materials. In the UK, they spell it, mould. The Latin word is fungus, and the plural is fungi. Yeast and mushrooms are the fruiting bodies of mold but are normally referred to as fungi. Mildew is another commonly used word … Read more

The Flu and Fungal Infections

When most people talk about the symptoms of the flu, they normally do not suspect that they may also have a coinfection with a fungus (mold) that could be causing some of their symptoms or prohibit them from getting well after they take antibiotics. The facts are that there are many molds (fungi) such as Aspergillus, Histoplasma, … Read more