This poll was conducted in a private group for Moms with MCS in June of 2017.
Poll results provide further confirmation that mold exposure can lead to chemical sensitivities/intolerances and a TILT/MCS diagnosis.
Based on results, 59% of women polled with chemical sensitivities or with TILT also knowMCS, started to experience symptoms after their mold exposure, this has also been seen in polls and studies about CFS/ME and Fibromyalgia.
A total of 29 women participated, with the results listed below.
The question was:
When did you first start to have MCS symptoms?
59% After mold exposure (17 respondents)
10% After a home remodeling project (3 respondents)
10% After starting a new job where chemicals were used (3 respondents)
7% After a high-stress period and living in an old, dirty apartment building environment (2 respondents)
7% After working in an office construction buildout (2 respondents)
7% After pregnancy and delivery (2 respondents)
7% After surgery with general anesthesia (2 respondents)
3% After having mercury fillings removed unsafely (1 respondent)
3% After exposure to a vanilla scented fridge cleaner (1 respondent)
3% After buying a new car (1 respondent)
3% After a vaccination (1 respondent)
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