Mold Allergy

  • April 16, 2018

    Are Penicillium Mold Allergy, Penicillin Allergy and Food Allergies Interconnected?

    Airborne mold fungus spores are one of the most common causes of allergic reactions leading to nasal congestion or runny nose, itchy eyes and coughing. There are various types of molds that trigger allergies. For instance, Penicillium, which is the most common indoor mold, may cause allergic rhinitis and asthma...

  • February 8, 2018

    What Foods Can Trigger a Mold Allergy?

    An allergic reaction to mold happens when you breathe in tiny mold spores, and your immune system responds by releasing antibodies and chemicals to attack the “invader”.  The symptoms are usually mild and similar to those of other respiratory allergies: runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, itchy or watery eyes, cough,...