Can you become sick from eating moldy bread?
Depends on the mold.
- blue and green mold is usually safe
- black mold is dangerous
- white mold is usually dangerous
Yes, moldy bread has multiple toxins and other unhealthy things due to the mold growth. If you see any mold in a bread, it should be thrown out immediately.
It depends on how moldy it is. If it's not too bad, and you can easily scrape off the moldy part than I would say go ahead and eat it. If it's very moldy all over I'd be careful because you might get sick. The USDA Suggests throwing the bread out if it is moldy at all. The mold on grain can make you sick.
Mold cannot give you cancer; however, it can make you sick and you should not eat it or give it to the birds, as they will become ill also. If you accidently eat bread with a little mold it won't make you sick, but if you persist on eating a lot of mold the above poster is correct. During hot weather I keep my bread in the fridge. Warmth and the yeast in the bread…