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2 July, 2019

How Long Will It Take to Heal from Mold Toxicity or Illness?

By |2019-07-19T00:08:07+00:00July 2nd, 2019|Chronic Illness, Chronic Sinusitis, Mold Health Issues|2 Comments

A frequent Question from mold sufferers is “How long will my recovery from mold exposure take?” Recovery time is dependent on several different factors, some controllable and others not.  As with so many health issues, there is no simple answer to this question and every patient, and their circumstances differ. Read more

20 May, 2019

A Letter to Spouses or Partners: Explaining the Reality and Facts

By |2019-07-19T00:12:50+00:00May 20th, 2019|Chronic Illness, Environmental Toxins, Mold Health Issues|7 Comments

Mold and Mycotoxin, Illness Explained By Cesar Collado Perhaps the biggest challenge in writing about mold and mycotoxin contamination and illness associated with water damaged or moldy homes is enabling the patient to reach a common understanding of the illness with their spouses or partners.  Unless this is Read more

15 April, 2019

Why Chronic Sinusitis Remains “Chronic”?

By |2019-07-19T00:17:25+00:00April 15th, 2019|Chronic Illness, Chronic Sinusitis, Fungal Sinusitis, Must Read, Sinus Information|6 Comments

Bacterial and Fungal Biofilms in Chronic Sinusitis and Antibiotics Resistance.  Treatment and Prevention of Recurring Fungal Sinusitis and Mold-Related Illness By Cesar Collado Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is a challenging disease for both allergists and otorhinolaryngologic physicians (“ENTs”), partly because of its poorly understood pathophysiology and partly because of Read more

25 February, 2019

Mold Illness Induced Insomnia

By |2019-04-12T17:31:06+00:00February 25th, 2019|Chronic Illness, Chronic Sinusitis, Fatigue, Mold Health Issues, Mold Tips|2 Comments

Not Sleeping Amplifies the Misery Caused by Mold By Cesar Collado Suffering from insomnia is one of the most frustrating and debilitating life experiences. It brings out feelings of defeat and hopelessness.  Without sleep, we don’t feel well, suffer fatigue, and lack focus; and, at times, when trying Read more

4 February, 2019

HLA-DR Diagnostic Testing, “The Good, The Bad, &…”

By |2019-02-05T16:27:07+00:00February 4th, 2019|Chronic Illness, Mold Health Issues|4 Comments

"The Ugly”--- “Catch 22” Situations Where Diagnostics Come Too Late for Treatment By Cesar Collado I received a number of questions on last week’s post, so I wanted to provide some additional information on HLA-DR testing to clarify the several perspectives I presented in last week’s newsletter.  Because Read more

27 November, 2018

8 Things That Can Ruin the Holidays for the Mold Sensitive

By |2018-11-28T15:13:02+00:00November 27th, 2018|Chronic Illness, Mold Health Issues|0 Comments

Mold Requires Special Vigilance This Time of Year! By Cesar Collado The holiday season is meant for celebrations with family and friends with frequent visiting and, of course, decorating.  It also begins with Thanksgiving and really doesn’t end until the New Year.  During this time, there is also Read more

25 November, 2018

What Happens When Toxins Get To Your Brain

By |2019-07-19T00:32:09+00:00November 25th, 2018|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Toxic Load|0 Comments

Your Brain has a Microscopic Cleaning System, the Glymphatic System By Cesar Collado In the past, I have written about helping our bodies detoxify and about neurotoxicity caused by mold (How to Help Our Bodies To Heal From Exposure...). A recent reader asked to learn more about toxins when they get Read more

20 November, 2018

Getting Well from Mold Illness Requires Active Participation!

By |2019-03-29T15:15:37+00:00November 20th, 2018|Chronic Illness, Chronic Sinusitis, Mold Health Issues|0 Comments

Chronic Sinus Infection: Mold and Environment Illness You Can Be Offense Oriented or Defense Oriented.  Either Way, You Have to Commit to a Strategy and Participate to Get Well. By Cesar Collado One of the biggest challenges when writing about environmental illness is to urge patients to be Read more

9 October, 2018

The Direct, Indirect, and Human Costs of Mold Illness

By |2019-05-20T15:32:29+00:00October 9th, 2018|Chronic Illness, Mold Health Issues, Toxic Load|0 Comments

 Considerations for Families By Cesar Collado When someone suffers from chronic, debilitating illness caused by mold exposure, they are often met with a lack of understanding or empathy.  Questions about the legitimacy of their symptoms from others often leads patients to delay seeking help, and an accurate diagnosis Read more

1 October, 2018

5 Stages of Continuous Hurricane Destruction

By |2019-05-20T15:30:20+00:00October 1st, 2018|Chronic Illness, Chronic Sinusitis, Mold Health Issues|3 Comments

Hurricane Victims Encounter Several Stages of Survival, Assistance, Financial, and Health Challenges over Months to Years Prior To Recovery By Cesar Collado Several people have asked me recently why I haven’t written directly about Hurricanes Florence, Harvey, Maria, etc., and about the aftermath? They also ask whether MicroBalance Health Read more

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