Back to Ask the Diabetes Team Ask the Diabetes Team

From Kingwood, West Virginia, USA:

Should children with diabetes be in a atmosphere that has mold, mildew, dust, etc., like a basement?


I'm unaware of any evidence linking any particular environments with worsening of diabetes. However, allergies and asthma worsening are linked to the environments you mention.


Original posting 2 Sep 2000
Posted to Other


  Home Return to Top

Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:14
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.

This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents.
By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use, Legal Notice, and Privacy Policy.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2015. Comments and Feedback.