Author: amanda wooley

Environmental Allergies: Can You Have an Allergic Reaction to Mold?

  Have you ever experienced a bout of uncontrollable sinus symptoms such as a runny nose, itchy eyes, and watery eyes? For the vast majority of people, they have experienced allergies once in their lives and know when their allergies have been triggered. Allergies are a dominant cause of illness in the United States, with …

Mold Induced Asthma: Are Inhaled Mold Spores to Blame?

  Wheezing, as you inhale and exhale trying to catch your breath. The difficult task of trying to regain your breath is an ongoing battle for those with asthma. Asthma is a growing health condition that plaques more and more people each year. Currently, 26 million people suffer from this condition, with 18.9 million adults …

Things to Know When Buying an Air Purifier for Wildfire Smoke

In the wake of a horrible fire season, most of us are left wondering if next year holds the same unfortunate fate that we experienced this year. Just this past year alone there have been 50,283 wildfires, in comparison to the year before which had about 46,618, according to the National Interagency Fire Center. That …