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Preventing Mold After Floods and Extreme Weather with Nicole Bijlsma

NICOLE'S SLIDES (PDF) Transcript Table of Contents 0:00:00 - Intro 0:05:57 - Types of mold-related illnesses 0:10:25 - 1st step: Drying building structures & contents 0:14:15 - 2nd step: Condition assessment of structures & contents 0:17:25 - Dealing with porous materials & [...]

Preventing Mold After Floods and Extreme Weather with Nicole Bijlsma2023-10-08T13:46:07+10:00

Mold and the Cell Danger Response with Dr. Neil Nathan

Transcript Table of Contents 0:00:00 - Introduction to the webinar and Drs Nathan and Gupta 0:10:40 - What is the Cell Danger Response? 0:13:05 - Eight components of the CDR and energy dysfunction 0:19:20 - Summer / Winter metabolism 0:25:28 - Mold Toxicity: Introduction [...]

Mold and the Cell Danger Response with Dr. Neil Nathan2023-10-08T13:48:15+10:00

The Role of Amygdala and Insular Retraining in Mold Illness with Ashok Gupta

Transcript Table of Contents 0:00:00 - Introduction 0:04:45 - The map is not the territory / Phantom limb / PTSD 0:10:00 - Neural differential activation / Modern Environment / ACEs 0:15:25 - Model of how mold Illness may perpetuate 0:23:03 - Mold illness/CIRS observations [...]

The Role of Amygdala and Insular Retraining in Mold Illness with Ashok Gupta2023-09-19T15:25:24+10:00

MIMS 2 Launch – Answering the Burning Mold Questions with Dr. Sandeep Gupta

Transcript Table of Contents 0:00:00 - Introduction 0:03:49 - What is CIRS and Inflammation? 0:08:02 - Innate and Adaptive Immune / Mold Allergy vs CIRS 0:11:01 - Lyme without Mold? / Microbial Soup / HLA 0:15:07 - Mold Sabbatical / Home self-testing / Air [...]

MIMS 2 Launch – Answering the Burning Mold Questions with Dr. Sandeep Gupta2023-10-08T13:56:39+10:00

Naturopathic Treament of CIRS (Mold Illness)

This blog follows Part 1: Naturopathic Diagnosis of CIRS (Mold Illness) Once it has been determined that CIRS is the most likely diagnosis that accounts for the majority of the challenging symptoms, the next step is to determine the treatments needed. Using a naturopathic approach, I conduct a very comprehensive consultation with each client to [...]

Naturopathic Treament of CIRS (Mold Illness)2019-07-09T11:38:47+10:00

Naturopathic Diagnosis of CIRS (Mold Illness)

Naturopathic medicine has a lot to offer patients with Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS)/mold illness, which is a disease characterized by widespread inflammation, toxicity and chaotic immune system responses after exposure to toxic molds in water-damaged buildings and vehicles. Like all medical syndromes, CIRS is characterized by a cluster of symptoms. CIRS symptoms may [...]

Naturopathic Diagnosis of CIRS (Mold Illness)2019-07-09T11:43:54+10:00

Chronic Infections and Mold Illness – Tips and Tools with Dr. Nicola Ducharme

Dr. Sandeep Gupta is joined by Lyme expert Dr. Nicola McFadzean Ducharme about some practical tips and tools you can use if you have both Lyme-like illness/stealth infections and mold illness/chronic inflammatory response syndrome (CIRS). DOWNLOAD SLIDES 0:02:54 - About Dr. Sandeep Gupta 0:04:27 - About Dr. Nicola McFadzean Ducharme [...]

Chronic Infections and Mold Illness – Tips and Tools with Dr. Nicola Ducharme2024-04-08T11:48:42+10:00

CIRS Science

Consensus Statements Berndtson, K., McMahon, S., Ackerley, M., Rapaport, S., Gupta, S. & Shoemaker, R.C. (2015). Medically sound investigation and remediation of water-damaged buildings in cases of CIRS-WDB - Consensus statement - Pt 1. Center for research on biotoxin associated illnesses. Full text. Schwartz, L., Weatherman, G., Schrantz, M., Spakes, W., Charlton, J., Berndtson, K. & Shoemaker, R. (2016). [...]

CIRS Science2023-10-10T13:58:01+10:00

SIBO, Leaky Gut and Mold Illness with Dr. Farshid Rahbar

 Dr. Sandeep Gupta is joined by integrative gastroenterologist Dr. Farshid Sam Rahbar, to discuss the relationship between SIBO, leaky gut and and Mold Illness/Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS). 0:00:00 - INTRODUCTION 0:03:46 - Dr. Sandeep Gutpa 0:05:37 - Dr. Farshid Rahbar 0:08:30 - What is Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) 0:11:30 - What is [...]

SIBO, Leaky Gut and Mold Illness with Dr. Farshid Rahbar2023-09-19T15:26:31+10:00
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