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MCS Symptoms Poll

This poll was conducted in the Moms with Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Facebook group in May 2017. After looking at the results it confirmed a bit what I have always suspected. Based on results it is interesting that almost 50% of women with MCS polled may be dealing with an underlining illness like CIRS which is directly… Continue reading MCS Symptoms Poll

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Mothers Day Reflections – When You’re Chronically Ill

Being severely sick no matter what the disease or disability is, can be life altering. It can stir up anger, rage, hatred, un-forgiveness and fear or it can teach us to love, trust, pray harder, grow in humility and release all that we cannot fix to the master fixer of all things broken. These last… Continue reading Mothers Day Reflections – When You’re Chronically Ill

CIRS · Dr. Shoemaker · Health Issues from Mold Exposure · Mycotoxins · Sick Buildings

Scientific Study on Exposure to Water-Damaged Buildings, Mold, and Mycotoxins

The Scientific World Journal Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 767482, 20 pages http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/767482 Review Article A Review of the Mechanism of Injury and Treatment Approaches for Illness Resulting from Exposure to Water-Damaged Buildings, Mold, and Mycotoxins Janette Hope Environmental Medicine, 304 W. Los Olivos Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105, USA Received 15 January 2013; Accepted 10 February 2013… Continue reading Scientific Study on Exposure to Water-Damaged Buildings, Mold, and Mycotoxins

CIRS · Dr. Shoemaker · Health Issues from Mold Exposure · Lab tests · Mycotoxins · Sick Buildings · Symptoms

Mold, Mycotoxins, and CIRS with Dr. Jill Carnahan

I had to share a podcast I heard this week. Dr. Ruscio a Functional Medicine doctor out of CA had a very informative conversation about mold, mycotoxins, and CIRS (chronic immune response syndrome) with Dr. Jill Carnahan who specializes is treating patients injured by Biotoxins. If you have a moment to listen to this interview please do. A… Continue reading Mold, Mycotoxins, and CIRS with Dr. Jill Carnahan

MCS · Sick Buildings

Do You Know what Mold Toxicity Is?

Mold Toxicity – A Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome from Keith Berndtson Peer Reviewed Studies on Mold Toxicity, Mycotoxins and Biotoxin Illness I wanted to share the slide presentation above along with a link to various peer reviewed studies concerning mold toxicity so you can share with any clinicians you know. This is an area that is… Continue reading Do You Know what Mold Toxicity Is?

Health Issues from Mold Exposure · In the news · MCS

What is Toxic Injury Awareness Month?

May is Toxic Injury Awareness Month, it is the month to share, speak awareness and make your voice heard concerning Environmental Illnesses like MCS. Please share this 2 minute video below with friends, family, coworkers, church goers and everyone in between so they can hear some facts on what MCS is and how it can affect us… Continue reading What is Toxic Injury Awareness Month?

chemials in clothing · In the news · MCS · Symptoms

Can smells make you sick? Research shows scent sensitivity could be dangerous

“Over 15 percent of Americans have lost days at work or lost a job just in the past year from exposure to common fragrant consumer products in the workplace.” Anne Steinemann, Ph.D. ABC recently did a short segment on MCS. Segments like these are important as they spread awareness concerning this debilitating illness.  

Health Issues from Mold Exposure · MCS

FACTORS INFLUENCING THE ONSET OF CHEMICAL SENSITIVITY

This is a very helpful write up by Doctor W.J.REA. Learn what can cause and or lead to a MCS diagnosis.  Onset of chemical sensitivity is influenced by multiple factors including total body load (burden), total toxic load, nutritional state, synergisms, competition for storage, bioaccumulation, and biological half-life of the chemicals themselves. Total Toxic (Body) Load (Burden)… Continue reading FACTORS INFLUENCING THE ONSET OF CHEMICAL SENSITIVITY

chemials in clothing · In the news · MCS

Toxic Chemicals in Children’s Clothing Pushed This Father to Make a Documentary – Don’t Miss It – Watch For Free

In the past few weeks I have learned of several people getting sick or having severe allergic reactions to items purchased. From name brand purses to all natural shampoos. Chemicals in everyday household products are sneaking into our children’s bodies and into our own bodies at an alarming rate.  Do you know what chemicals are in your… Continue reading Toxic Chemicals in Children’s Clothing Pushed This Father to Make a Documentary – Don’t Miss It – Watch For Free

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At American Airlines, rashes, wheezing and suspicion still surround new uniforms – MCS News

REPOST – Article written by ANDREA AHLES – aahles@star-telegram.com When American Airlines debuted new, modern-styled gray uniforms last fall, flight attendant Jaz Kennedy loved the new look. “I was very excited,” said Kennedy, a Dallas-Fort Worth based flight attendant. “We’ve been wearing those navy blues as long as I’ve been there, since 1991, and we were all… Continue reading At American Airlines, rashes, wheezing and suspicion still surround new uniforms – MCS News