17 Signs Of Mold Illness (And How To Tell If You Are At Risk)

Mold is considered the hidden cause of many health issues. It can be present inside your home and you may not even realize it.

Knowing the symptoms is key in order to treat the issue and avoid further health problems.

It’s not easy though, as symptoms of mold exposure are often attributed to something else, and conventional medicine often does not consider mold a problem, thus not providing any real solutions.

Here are the most common symptoms of illness related to mold:

  1. Headache
  2. Fatigue, post-exercise malaise, and weakness
  3. Memory problems, focusing issues, executive function problems, brain fog
  4. Light sensitivity, blurred vision, red eyes
  5. Sinus problems, air hunger, cough, shortness of breath, asthma-like signs
  6. Vertigo
  7. Static “shocks”
  8. Weight gain despite sufficient effort (weight loss resistance)
  9. Tremors
  10. Muscle cramps, constant nerve pain, pain in the joints, aches without inflammatory arthritis, “ice pick” pain
  11. Persistent nerve pain
  12. Numbness and tingling
  13. Abdominal pain, diarrhea, appetite changes, nausea
  14. Night sweats or temperature regulation issues
  15. Excessive thirst
  16. Increased urination
  17. Metallic taste