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Road trip? Make it mold free.

Road trip? Make it mold free.

Road Trips are a great American tradition. We look forward to spending time together with good friends or family, or we approach it with dread as we hear the oft-repeated "are we there yet" from the back seat. Whatever your expectation, road trips will mean hours, or...

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Mold is sneaky! And it might be in your hair.

Mold is sneaky! And it might be in your hair.

Mold Grows Anywhere...Even in Your Hair and Skin When people think of where mold grows they often consider places like windows, roof leaks, wallpaper, or carpet, but what they don’t consider is it can also grow on your skin or hair. Mold needs three things to grow, a...

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Can Mold Survive and Colonize on Our Skin?

Can Mold Survive and Colonize on Our Skin?

What are the Consequences? By Cesar Collado Our skin is made of biodegradable material just like other organic substrates that grow mold, such as home furnishings and building materials. Our skin, in fact our bodies, shed up to  40,000 skin cells each day! Dead skin...

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Joanna’s Mold Illness Story

Joanna’s Mold Illness Story

A Reader Responds to  “Chronic Inflammation and Infection: An Explanation of Biofilms” Joanna’s Mold Illness Story By Cesar Collado I have had the fortune to receive this thoughtful response from one of our readers of the CitriSafe Healthy Living Blog. More...

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Moldy Clothes and Bedding Cause Health Problems

Moldy Clothes and Bedding Cause Health Problems

The Science of Washing Machines, Detergents and Removing Mold from Laundry By Cesar Collado This is a must read for mold sufferers who have identified the issue of moldy clothing, bedding, and laundry rooms.  Over the past several years, it has been discovered that...

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