There are many thousands of types of Household mould found both indoors and out. These molds all have varying levels of effects on humans and animals; from no effect at all to possible death due to long-term exposure. Many of them can cause chronic health problems if not discovered and removed early enough. Listed below are some common types of mold and information regarding them.This a mold that has a black spotted appearance to it and is often found in bathroom areas in the tank of the toilet itself. Cladosporium is not toxic however all molds can have a negative health impact and cause allergic reactions. Symptoms caused by this type of mold can include congestion, sinus issues, irritated eyes and skin, runny nose, sore throat, coughing and fatigue.
Long-term effects can include nose bleeds, joint pain and swelling and ear/upper respiratory inflammation.This is an extremely common mold found on moist, decaying organic matter; you've most often seen this on moldy food. It is green, blue or white and has a somewhat fuzzy texture to it. Allergy to penicillium is fairly common, issues range from headaches, congestion, watery eyes and runny nose onto severe to moderate asthma.This is another common mold that is very small and black/blue in color. This is a common mold found when bread begins to decay. It is a well-known food contaminate. Mucor is very harmful, causing many problems within the respiratory system, but also sometimes spreading to the digestive tract.
It can cause infections within the kidneys and on the skin as well. It has also been known to form blood clots which block vessels to the brain.Alteraria is thought to be a common cause or exacerbator of asthma. Mostly found outdoors, it can find its way inside after attaching itself to dust mites. Dust mites which are inhaled distribute alternaria into the respiratory system, heading through the bronchial tubes and into the lungs. There are ways to treat asthma but it can be a dangerous and difficult disease to deal with. Cleanup of alternaria can be done with a commitment to environment changes within your living space.These are only a few common household molds, there are many more as well as extremely harmful toxic black molds.
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