Moldy Homes May Mean More Asthma in Young Kids

February 16, 2015 5:00 PM

8 0

MONDAY, Feb. 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Children appear more likely to develop asthma if their living rooms, kitchens or bedrooms have mold or moisture damage, according to a new study.

Children were most susceptible to developing asthma with mold exposure during their first two years of life, or if they already had allergies. However, mold did not increase children's risk of developing allergies in the first place.

Also read: Costco Wholesale expands test of home grocery delivery through new third-party service

Read more

To category page

Loading...