Mold-induced asthma, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis and allergic fungal sinusitis are severe allergic reactions to mold in the lungs and sinuses, according to Mayo Clinic. Although ... More »

Thyroid problems cause the nails to split or feel brittle but are not a cause for ridges, according to MedlinePlus. Vertical nail ridges are common and are not a cause for concern, while horizontal nail ridges may indica... More »

An elevated eos in the blood signifies an increased eosinophil count, according to the American Association for Clinical Chemistry. Eosinophils are a component of the immune system and can be elevated in patients with pa... More »

There are many different allergic reactions that can cause itchy ears including seasonal allergies, allergic rhinitis, and reactions to specific allergens, according to WebMD and the Allergy, Asthma & Sinus Center. There... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Allergies

Nasal corticosteroids, antihistamines, oral decongestants, decongestant nasal sprays and montelukast treat mold allergies, according to Mayo Clinic. Immunotherapy and nasal lavage are also used to treat this condition. More » Health Conditions & Diseases Allergies

Local pollen and mold counts help people manage their allergies by providing information about adverse conditions that might cause an allergic reaction, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. High pol... More »

Coughs are caused by flus and colds, which are triggered by viruses; allergies and asthma as the lungs react to allergens; irritants such as perfumes, cigar smoke and cold air; acid reflux when stomach acids irritate the... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cold & Flu