A variety of things in the environment can make asthma
or allergy symptoms
worse. These are called "triggers." Your doctor can help
you figure out what your child's triggers are.
Mold is a common trigger for many kids.
Mold is a microscopic plant-like organism. It can grow on many surfaces, and prefers
damp places like bathrooms and basements. Mold reproduces by sending spores into the
Cook Children's Health Care System, Fort Worth, Texas