Mold & Indoor Air Quality




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Summary: The average person takes 20,000 breaths per day. And if you're mostly indoors, you may be inhaling pollutants that are wreaking havoc on your health - like mold! The average person takes 20,000 breaths per day. And if you're mostly indoors, you may be inhaling pollutants that are wreaking havoc on your health - like mold!  The air in your home could even be making you sick, causing allergies, asthma and putting you at risk of getting an autoimmune disease! In addition, indoor air may increase your risk of being hospitalized from Covid, according to international mold expert and speaker for the Indoor Air Quality Association, Michael Rubino. Michael Rubino (aka "The Mold Medic")  is a leading authority on mold remediation. As President of All American Restoration, Rubino specializes in working with people who are immunocompromised or have acute and sustained reactions to mold exposure. In this episode, he tells us all about the kinds of mold that could be in our homes, how mold makes its way inside, how to get rid of it, and when to bring in the professionals.