How Long Does It Take for Exposure to Black Mold to Negatively Effect a Person's Health?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 10, 2020 4:26:35 PM ET

Black mold often negatively effects a person's health, but the length of time required for exposure differs greatly from person to person. Many individuals do not suffer any discernible issues from exposure, while others are easily affected. Some of the most important factors to consider are whether or not allergies are involved, if a person has other underlying health concerns and how much mold is visible in a domicile.