How To Test For Mould Exposure In The Blood?

Test For Mould Exposure In The Blood

There are two ways to test for mould exposure in the blood: the direct, and, the indirect way. The Direct Way: Mycotoxin antibody testing. Mycotoxins are metabolites of mould that we breathe in. The Indirect Way: Biomarkers associated with mould exposure – this comes from The Shoemaker Protocol.  Test For Mould Exposure: Understanding Different Available Tests Before

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Black Mould Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

black mould symptoms

Black Mould Symptoms: Symptoms can include: Sick building syndrome. Agranulocytic anaemia (low neutrophil levels). Asthma. Nasal bleeding. Allergies. Inflammation. Lung injury. Pulmonary hypertension. Irritation of the skin and/or mucous membranes. Headache. Fatigue. Cough. Burning nasal passages. Tightness of chest. Muscle and stomach aches. (source) See below for more information around black mould symptoms. What Is

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10 Warning Signs of Mould Toxicity

warning signs of mould toxicity

  In this post, I discuss the 10 Warning Signs of Mould Toxicity, looking at warning signs, symptoms, and what can be done. Get 10% off your supplements at Healthpath using code ‘alexmanos10’. 10 Warning Signs of Mould Toxicity Multiple chemical sensitivity. Chronic fatigue.  Brain fog and poor cognition. Respiratory issues such as shortness of

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Mould: A Common Cause Of Gut Problems

Mould: A Common Cause Of Gut Problems

The most common effects of mycotoxins on the GI tract include inflammatory and necrotic changes, disturbances in secretory activity and metabolism of the enterocytes, damage to the intestinal barrier and dysfunction in intestinal absorption (source) Other blogs that you might be interested in include: Mould Illness: A Functional Medicine Approach The Ultimate Guide To Mycotoxins

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How Mould Makes You Sick

How Mould Makes You Sick

Mould can make you sick due to inflammation, oxidative stress, toxicity, infection, allergy, and irritant effects of exposure. Responses to mould exposure will vary from person to person based on our genetics, the duration and severity of exposure, and our overall health status.  Many factors will influence our overall health, including our gut microbiome, nutrient

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Can Mold Cause Headaches?

Can Mold Cause Headaches

A question I often get asked is, “Can mold cause headaches”? In this article, we take a deep dive into this subject. It has been estimated that 10-50% of indoor environments in Europe have clinically meaningful levels of mold (Source) – this doesn’t surprise me, having worked with hundreds of clients over the last few

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Inhalational Alzheimer’s: A treatable epidemic

Inhalational Alzheimer's

Welcome to my blog ‘Inhalational Alzheimer’s: A treatable epidemic’. I have written extensively on mould illness and mycotoxins, you may like to check out the blog series click here. Posts include: Ochratoxin A Toxicity: Antioxidants Are To The Rescue! How To Know If You Have Mycotoxins: Symptoms And Testing Mycotoxin Testing: Everything You Need To Know Detoxify

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