Cold Weather Brings Moisture and Mold

Colder Weather, Freezing Temperatures Expected  Know What to Do If a Winter Storm Damages Your Property. In case you haven’t been paying attention to the weather news lately, it is snowing in Hawaii!  If winter storms can cause a problem in Hawaii, think about...

Environmental relative moldiness index values and asthma

Abstract Indoor mold exposures have been qualitatively linked to asthma for more than 25 years. Our goal has been to turn this qualitative link into a quantitative assessment of asthma risk from mold exposures as estimated by the home’s environmental relative...

ERMI Mold Test a a Predictor of Asthma

High environmental relative moldiness index during infancy as a predictor of asthma at 7 years of age  Background Mold exposures may contribute to the development of asthma, but previous studies have lacked a standardized approach to quantifying exposures. Objective...

Ikea recalls dresser after death of 8th child

Ikea recalls dresser again after death of 8th child Originally published by ABC News Ikea is recalling again a number of its dressers after an eighth child was killed by one of them. The latest victim was a 2-year-old California boy who was crushed by a Malm dresser...