These Soldiers Say Mold in Barracks Isn’t Just Disgusting, It’s Making Them Sick

Leaders check for mold at Fort Steward, Georgia.

Difficulty breathing. Nose bleeds. Asthma. The Army has struggled with moldy conditions in its barracks for decades, with reports of infestations blanketing soldiers’ rooms and possessions at some installations becoming a frequent topic in the media. But those conditions aren’t just unsightly, they’re seemingly having a serious impact on the health of America’s front-line troops. […]