Mold Illness is not an allergy. It is an inflammation within the body which is caused by an immune system that has gone haywire. The term “mold illness” is a subcategory of biotoxin illness called Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS). Some individuals have a genetic susceptibility to develop mold illness based on their immune response genes (HLA–DR). The genetics are clear: occurrence of specific HLA types are found in about 25% of the population. #MoldIllness #Mold
Mold Testing & Mold Toxins by Dr. Jill Carnahan - YouTube. Incredible depth of information here. She is cancer/crohn's/mold survivor and functional medicine doc that I truly admire and trust! Also read http://www.jillcarnahan.com/2015/02/08/toxic-mold-exposure-cause-symptoms/ The most common types of mold that are found indoors include Cladosporium, Penicillium, Alternaria, and Aspergillus. Stachybotrys chartarum
Mold in your house can be dangerous for your health. You can get sick because of mold and there are many signs and symptoms to look out for. Common types of mold to look out for will include the following:
The home mold testing kits we recommend and have available are 2 different types of swabbing instant mold test kits, one air quality spore trap test and one that uses dust sample analysis.
Molds are naturally occurring fungi that grow wherever moisture is present. The most common health effect of mold exposure is allergic reaction in sensitive individuals. More rarely, certain types of mold can cause serious illnesses like liver cancer (aflatoxin) and lung disease (aspergillus), though this is most common among immunosuppressed...
Okay, real talk: we all know that there are way more than “two types of girls” out there, but it’s kind of fun to put us into different camps sometimes – especially when it involves a funny Tumblr meme. Some of us fit the mold of the girly-girl, and others of us can hardly put … Read More