Are Moldy Schools Destroying Our Kids?

Written by Dr GW Graham

Are Moldy Schools Destroying Our Kids?

Mold is a big issue these days. One reason isrepparttar damage it does to lungs and immune systems. And who does it damagerepparttar 150689 most? Kids and senior citizens.

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Let's talk about schools now.

Every year, somewhere inrepparttar 150694 USA schools are being closed down because of mold. Why are so many schools moldy?

The main cause of any mold problem is ultimately water. Something is too wet.

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So drying isn't enough. Takes too long. Mold is growing and it can continue to grow afterrepparttar 150701 building is dried. All it needs now is moisture inrepparttar 150702 air.

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Financial Aid for Online Education

Written by Matt Norman

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