What are Indoor Allergies and What Causes Them?

THE SHORT ANSWER: Allergies are a body’s way of reacting to a substance that does not irritate many other people.  When that substance enters the body, we produce antibodies designed to fight that substance.  These antibodies can irritate your eyes, skin, lungs, or any other part of your body.  Common irritations include respiration problems, asthma,…

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What Is Considered Black Mold?

The Short Answer While there are many types of mold that are black in color, there are two “black molds” in particular that you should be most concerned about: Stachybotrys and Chaetomium.   There are other molds that are a black color but are more benign and cause mild health symptoms.  The most toxic and…

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