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

How toxic mold affects your pets

Toxic molds can cause disease and death in all living organisms such as plants, trees, insects, humans, and even domesticated animals like your cat and or dog. Animals often suffer from the same symptoms as humans do when they are exposed to toxic mold. Symptoms such as allergic reactions like a constant runny nose, watery … Read more

Mold May be the Cause of Alzheimer’s Disease

Many people who read my blog know I’m a firm believer that mold (fungus) is one of the main causes of many illnesses and diseases that are currently infecting millions of people around the world. My conclusion is based on hundreds of hours of researching mold, their health effects, and hundreds of scientific studies. What I … Read more

Zinc Deficiencies: How toxic mold steals zinc from your body

Toxic molds (fungi) are parasites that live in or on another organism (its host ie: humans) and benefit by deriving nutrients at the host’s expense. All molds/fungi must secure essential trace nutrients, including iron, zinc, manganese, copper, and phosphorus for survival and to overpower their host (humans). They steal our nutrients with specialized hyphae called … Read more

Toxic Mold in Tobacco and Cigarettes

Are you smoking contaminated tobacco or toxic cigarettes laced with mold? We all know that smoking can cause cancer. But did you know that mold also causes cancer and researchers are starting to link the mycotoxins found in moldy tobacco to cancer as well? If you are a smoker, you might want to know that tobacco is … Read more

CDC Report Says Mold Can Cause Various Illnesses and Diseases Such as Cancer

This is an interesting report on molds that was posted on the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) website titled, “Mold Prevention Strategies and Possible Health Effects in the Aftermath of Hurricanes and Major Floods.” The report was originated by the National Center for Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances Disease Registry, Howard Franklin, MD, Director, and the Division of Environmental Hazards … Read more

Mold Produces Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

“As mold grows, it gives off carbon dioxide. Therefore, if there is a CO2 spike, there is likely an increase of mold activity.” Dr. Paul Armstrong, Researcher with the USDA One of the major symptoms of mold exposure is the poisoning of the body and air by carbon dioxide (CO2) that is released by mold (fungal) spores … Read more