Children & Environmental Toxins – Must Read Info for Pediatricians and Parents

Adults are not the only ones affected by Mycotoxins, chemicals, and other environmental contaminants. From my research and interviews with medical professionals, mold remediators, and affected families I can tell you that children especially young children are just as vulnerable as adults to illnesses caused by environmental toxins. One of my favorite people who covers this topic exceptionally well is Ruth Etzel, MD. I purchased … Continue reading Children & Environmental Toxins – Must Read Info for Pediatricians and Parents

What is the difference between a chemical allergy and a chemical toxicity?

This is a question I get a lot and often people just don’t understand what chemical toxicity is and why it is different from an allergy. So if you are struggling with explaining this topic to others, check out the write up below from the website MCS America. Q: What is the difference between a chemical allergy and chemical toxicity? A: An allergy produces hay fever-like symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, itching, nasal … Continue reading What is the difference between a chemical allergy and a chemical toxicity?

Extreme Chemical Sensitivity Makes Sufferers Allergic to Life

I wanted to share this article since some people who have been affected by mold/mycotoxins later develop extreme sensitivities to chemicals. These sensitivities if severe, dramatically affect the patient’s quality of life and although the patient knows the symptoms are real, people may dismiss their sensitivities as craziness. Souce: Discover Magazine Written By: Jill Neimark Its sufferers were once dismissed as hypochondriacs, but there’s growing biological … Continue reading Extreme Chemical Sensitivity Makes Sufferers Allergic to Life

Do you have allergies or food sensitivities you don’t know about?

I dream of a world that is green and mountainous with pastures and animals roaming freely. A land where I am not being exposed to chemicals and toxic substances.  Somewhere I can pick an apple from a tree and eat it without worrying about pesticides. It is a dream I have had for a long time ever since we were privileged to live abroad and … Continue reading Do you have allergies or food sensitivities you don’t know about?

Help I am sick and I’m Miserable – Part 3

In the first two parts of this 3 part series I focused on natural ways to rid yourself or your children of lice, a nasty sty, congestion depression and a cold.  I also covered migraines and mold.  I gave you a long list of direct symptoms related to mold and mycotoxin exposure. Part three I wanted to cover some very useful products and things I use … Continue reading Help I am sick and I’m Miserable – Part 3