Tag: Mold

University Students Fear Dorm Mold Might Be Connected To Freshman's Adenovirus Death

Is the death of a university freshman linked to the mold problem at the students' dorm? Some students are speaking about the problem that began last August.

Public Health November 24, 2018

Bagpipe Lung Death: Fungi And Mold In Wind Instruments Can Cause Fatal Illness

A British man died from a condition called bagpipe lung. Doctors said he contracted his illness by playing wind instrument that was contaminated by fungi.

Healthy Living/Wellness August 24, 2016

GoGo Squeez Applesauce Recalled Due To Mold Threat

Because of a recent production issue leading to mold contamination, a popular children’s snack maker recalled “a small number of pouches" of its applesauce product. Affected are applesauce packs with a “Best Before Date” of June 30, 2016 to July 26, 2016.

Life October 17, 2015

Pittsburgh Hospital Suspends Organ Transplant Operations after Mold Outbreak Kills 3

UPMC announced it will temporarily suspend organ transplant operation until it has identified the source and means of eliminating the mold believed to have contributed to the death of three patients.

Life September 23, 2015

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