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Dangerous Side Effects of Your Christmas Tree, According to Science

ETNT Health Logo By Alek Korab of ETNT Health | Slide 1 of 6: If you find yourself sneezing or wheezing this holiday season, it may not only be because you're overly emotional about that new robe your kids got you. It may be because of "Christmas tree syndrome." Approximately 5 percent of Americans are allergic to mold, and your tree—live or artificial—may be spreading it in your house. "Mold can cause many health effects," says the CDC. Read on to see how this might affect you—and speaking of illnesses, to ensure your health and the health of others, don't miss these Sure Signs You've Already Had Coronavirus.

Dangerous Side Effects of Your Christmas Tree, According to Science

If you find yourself sneezing or wheezing this holiday season, it may not only be because you're overly emotional about that new robe your kids got you. It may be because of "Christmas tree syndrome." Approximately 5 percent of Americans are allergic to mold, and your tree—live or artificial—may be spreading it in your house. "Mold can cause many health effects," says the CDC. Read on to see how this might affect you—and speaking of illnesses, to ensure your health and the health of others, don't miss these Sure Signs You've Already Had Coronavirus.

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