Today more than 15 million Americans have food allergies. Almost half of these statistics include children under the age of 18 years old. This ever-growing prevalence of food allergies has increased by 50% since the 90’s.
When you’re always searching for the nearest bathroom or unable to join friends at certain restaurants, digestive issues can really hinder your quality of life. You may start secluding yourself from social situations if you’re having constant bouts of intestinal issues.
Are you one of the millions of Americans suffering from gastrointestinal issues? A lot of our patients come to us feeling like a bowling ball is stuck in their gut. The gas, the bloating, diarrhea and/or constipation can be unbearable.
Another factor that might be standing in your way of better health could be your genes. But you don’t have to let your genes rule your world. The MTHFR gene is important in your body’s proper detoxification process. We will dive deep into how a mutation in this gene may be affecting your health in “Could the MTHFR Gene be the Secret to Healing Your Mold Illness.”
There are plenty of ways to help you detox from these mycotoxins. Learn how to detox from mold and get back to living your best life by reading my article “Detox From Mold with Glutathione – The Mother of All Antioxidants.” Glutathione therapy is crucial after mold exposure to rid your body of the damaging toxins and boost your immune system.
There’s over a 50% chance you could be living in a water-damaged home. This increasing problem of mold is worldwide and can have adverse effects on you and your family. Your immune system can’t handle mold’s tiny little spores and could be the cause of your Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS). Find out in our new article this month “Is Mold Triggering Your Mast Cell Activation Syndrome” if these toxins could be wreaking havoc on your body.
When it comes to autoimmune disease, we recommend you find a functional medicine doctor who specializes in autoimmune disease treatment.
We recommend a treatment plan tailored to your needs and concerns, with the caveat that progress while living with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is slow work, but very rewarding.
Environmental toxins are everywhere and pretty much unavoidable in today’s world. Dealing with mold toxicity can become a real frustrating hassel when we are already trying to battle everyday toxins. In this month’s articles, we talk about one environmental toxin which could be hindering your mold detox journey – your food. Read “The Mold Detox Diet” to learn what to eat and how to avoid those dirty toxins.
Leaky gut leads to a lot of the symptoms listed above that aren’t so obviously caused by gastrointestinal health. For example, allergies and food sensitivities are a very common sign that you may have a leaky gut.