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Mold Sickness and related health issues from mold and mildew exposures are real. Mold had been associated with severe lung diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, hemorrhagic lung diseases, various cancers and even death. We are starting to identify fine mold particulates in our environment and with the medical documentation prove that sickness and disease form mold and mildew exposure are very serious not only to your heath but your property.
When mold spores are inhaled or ingested you can become seriously ill. Children, infants, the elderly, and individuals with weakened immune systems are at the greatest risk for developing serious complications from mold exposure. The longer you are exposed and untreated to mold your symptoms has the potential to get worse as time goes on. Mold removal Cleveland Ohio knows as mold develops and spread they produce myotoxins. These myotoxins will continue to grow and spread until they are killed, and removed.
Different species of mold produce different toxins and individuals exhibit a wide range of symptoms. For this reason the physician may be treating what appears to be a common cold. Checking and testing the patient for mold allergies may not be done until the symptoms will not go away and the patient continues to get worse. Some common reported symptoms of mold exposure may include sneezing, watery or itchy eyes, skin irritation, headaches, hair loss, wheezing, difficult breathing, weight loss or pain in the joints and muscles.
One of the most dangerous and aggressive mold is Stachybotrys which has been coined in the media and public as black mold or toxic mold. Mold removal Cleveland Ohio describes it as black and slimy that thrives on undetected water-damage building materials such as sheet rock, paper, wallpaper, ceiling tiles, carpet padding, and insulation.
The number one reason for any mold or mildew is moisture related. This typically comes from some type of water intrusion. This can be from a known water leak where the water was not cleaned up completely or the water intrusion was not discovered immediately. Typically you see mold problems from a hidden leak from a pipe in your basement, wall or ceiling that has a slow drip that you are not aware of until one day you notice that spot where you see moisture or you have this musty smell that you cannot get rid of no matter what you do.
At this point your attention should be focused on identifying and correcting the water leak immediately. Once that has been identified and corrected Mold removal Cleveland Ohio recommends that you have a professional mold tester or industrial preform a complete assessment and evaluation of your property for, water, mold and mildew. A compete workup will include an inspection and collecting mold samples which will be sent to a certified lab for analysis. The lab determination in conjunction with the visual inspection will give the team the documentation necessary to prepare a plan to remove the mold and mildew from your property.