Diseases lurking when wearing moldy clothes

Moldy clothes can bring you many serious gastrointestinal, respiratory problems.


Respiratory disease

Scientifically, there are about 10 types of mold cause problems affecting human health, such as sinusitis, bronchitis, respiratory distress, allergic reactions of the thousands of types of mold. Stachybotrys chart-arum, for example, a toxic mold that can produce spores in the respiratory tract when inhaling.

When wearing or being near the moldy clothing, the inhalation of mold spores can become infected (those with weakened immune systems) or allergy (asthma, sinusitis …), especially with children. The recognition marks including patients with cough, sneezing, fatigue, prolonged, painful eyes and throat, headache, skin rashes or nausea. If not realize early and with proper therapy, people will be infected with respiratory diseases such as arthritis or bronchitis or finished even gastrointestinal diseases.

Cause skin disease

When clothes are musty, mildew can cling to the skin, causing allergies, skin infections, especially sensitive skin or skin of infants. If wearing wet underwear, girls may face to the risk of vaginomycosis which is a highly prevalent disease in women .It can be transmitted to many reasons such as sex, wearing wet clothes, spread through the toilet .


Manifestations of the disease is a yeast vaginal redness, edema, intense itching, vaginal discharge more and pus. Persistent disease progression will adversely affect the health and lives of the disease if not treated promptly. For young children, dressed mold can cause allergic dermatitis and difficult to treat if not detected early and treated promptly. How to avoid moldy clothing.

To stay away mold clothing, you should note the following advice:

– Open windows daily, use a fan to ventilate homes and hidden corners.

– Fix to prolonged wet areas such as floors, wallboard and window.

– Use detergents to kill mold.Read the instructions carefully before using these drugs because they can be harmful to health.

-Do clean bathrooms, kitchens, sink regularly; use anti-mold paint for bathroom and kitchen.

– Check the appearance of mold in the wardrobe regularly to prevent premature.