Mold exposure can cause headaches If you spend time in a water damaged building, it is highly likely that mold exposure is causing your headaches or migraines. How mold causes headaches To be clear - your brain cannot feel pain. However, mold exposure causes a variety of health issues that can cause headaches. 1. The nervous system & … [Read more...]
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Is Chronic Fatigue a Symptom of Mold Sickness?
Can mold sickness make you tired? Absolutely - in fact, chronic fatigue is one of the most common symptoms of mold sickness! If you are susceptible to mold illness and are exposed to mold, your cells will struggle to make energy. As a result, this exposure to mold will cause fatigue. About 25% of the population have the genes to develop mold … [Read more...]
The link between Mold and Fibromyalgia
Mounting evidence is showing a close link between Fibromyalgia and mold sickness, or CIRS. Both have identical symptoms, and even better, both can be treated and cured through the same 12 step protocol. How are mold and Fibromyalgia related? Mold is not something you want inside your house. Toxic mold is even worse. Toxic molds produce … [Read more...]
How to Treat Mold Toxicity
What is the best way to treat mold toxicity? The Shoemaker protocol. It was designed and developed by Dr. Ritchie Shoemaker - arguably the world's leading expert on mold sickness and CIRS treatment (chronic inflammatory response syndrome). It is an evidence-based, scientifically proven method to treat mold toxicity. The Shoemaker Protocol has … [Read more...]
Are Your Symptoms Caused By CIRS? A Mold Questionnaire
Do you have symptoms of CIRS? If you experience strange symptoms - like those found in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome - you may be suffering from mold sickness. To find out if you have symptoms of mold sickness you can take the questionnaire below. It is the initial screening form I use to help diagnose toxic mold illness. It was … [Read more...]
How To Check For Mold In Your House
Mold in your house will make you sick. But your eyes and nose will not be enough to detect it. Mold is sneaky. It hides in areas you cannot see or smell! You need to use specialized testing, known as ERMI and HERTSMI2 to find out if your home is making you sick. However, before you begin testing you need to remove yourself from the source of … [Read more...]
Can Mold Cause A Skin Rash?
Is your rash from mold exposure? Studies have shown that more than 50% of people exposed to mold developed a rash or other skin symptoms. Mold has also been connected to a number of allergic and respiratory effects -including skin rashes. The air inside your home is full of all sorts of pollens, dust, fungi, and molds. These contaminants make … [Read more...]
Natural Treatments For Toxic Mold
Update: I've been diving deep into all things CIRS and mold illness since writing this blog. A lot of what I wrote in this blog, I no longer agree with. I'll add my updated thoughts/reflections in italics so you can see where and why my thoughts have changed. Research on CIRS and mold illness changes rapidly. Don't ever get too comfortable … [Read more...]