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11 May, 2020

When Mold Disrupts Your Hormones

By |2020-05-11T18:34:40+00:00May 11th, 2020|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Fatigue, Hormones, Inflammation|8 Comments

Hormone Imbalances and Syndromes in Mold-Injured Patients By Dr. Susan Tanner, MD One of the far-reaching impacts of mold-related illness is the disruption of multiple hormonal functions throughout the body. It is quite common for mold to knock more than one body system out of balance, so that Read more

5 May, 2020

Practicing Self-Care in the Time of COVID

By |2020-05-05T03:53:13+00:00May 5th, 2020|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues, Neuropsychiatric Disorders, Toxic Load|0 Comments

Strategies for Supporting Your Emotional Health and Well-Being During COVID-19 By Dr. Susan Tanner, MD Our previous articles about the current COVID-19 pandemic have dealt with the physical impacts of the virus, preventive measures, and strategies to stay healthy. But, in order to truly address health from a Read more

20 April, 2020

COVID-19 and Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome

By |2020-04-20T18:59:11+00:00April 20th, 2020|Chronic Illness, Educational, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues|2 Comments

COVID-19, Cytokine Storm and the Mold-Injured or Immunocompromised Patient By Dr. Susan Tanner, MD In previous articles, we have discussed the inflammatory cascade of events that occurs in patients made ill by mold. More recently we have presented an illustration of “cytokine storm” and what happens in the Read more

14 April, 2020

Protective Nutraceuticals During COVID-19

By |2020-04-14T03:52:04+00:00April 14th, 2020|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Educational, Immune System, Inflammation|0 Comments

Can Nutritional Supplements Provide Immune Protection Against Coronavirus? By Dr. Susan Tanner, MD At this time in the current COVID-19 health crisis, schools, retail stores, gyms, businesses, restaurants, and community gathering places are still very much closed, but online supplement stores and health marketplaces are definitely open for Read more

5 April, 2020

Helpful Tools for Coronavirus Detection and Recovery

By |2020-04-14T21:29:06+00:00April 5th, 2020|Chronic Illness, Educational, Immune System, Inflammation|5 Comments

Health and Fitness Trackers Can Indicate COVID-19 Infection and Effective Treatment Modalities by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD With everyone sheltering in place and staying at home to avoid COVID-19 exposure, we are all doing what we can to stay mindful of getting in daily movement and adequate exercise Read more

31 March, 2020

When Coronavirus Becomes the Perfect Storm

By |2020-04-13T20:17:59+00:00March 31st, 2020|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Educational, Immune System, Inflammation|9 Comments

Explaining Cytokine Storm in More Severe COVID-19 Cases by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD It is generally believed, as we move forward in our understanding of the COVID-19 virus, that most health complications from this disease are from complete dysregulation of the immune system leading to a process called Read more

24 March, 2020

Further Down the COVID-19 Path

By |2020-04-14T21:29:30+00:00March 24th, 2020|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation|11 Comments

Insights, Guidelines, and Promising Treatment Strategies for COVID-19 by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD As Covid-19 continues to be in the forefront of the news, we felt that additional information and insights might prove helpful to support infection prevention, calm anxiety, and help reframe the narrative for what has Read more

15 March, 2020

Understanding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

By |2020-04-14T02:33:09+00:00March 15th, 2020|Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues, Toxic Load|15 Comments

Coronavirus: What It Is, What to Do, and How to Stay Healthy by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD Instead of adding to the climate of fear and uncertainty, I thought I would tackle the Coronavirus or, more specifically, the COVID-19 topic head-on in today’s article. In doing so, I Read more

23 February, 2020

SIBO Part 2: Addressing Biofilm Formation

By |2020-04-18T21:42:22+00:00February 23rd, 2020|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues, Toxic Load|6 Comments

Treating Biofilm in the Small Intestine for Long-Term Relief of Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD The term “biofilm” has been mentioned in recent times in several different contexts. Understanding what it is and why it may be present has larger implications when we Read more

16 February, 2020

SIBO: A Newer Term for an Older Condition

By |2020-04-18T21:41:11+00:00February 16th, 2020|Candida Diet, Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues, Toxic Load|18 Comments

Explaining Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth or SIBO and Its Connection to Chronic and Environmental Illness by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD SIBO, or Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, has been an underlying condition for many inflammatory or autoimmune conditions for many years but is being recognized and diagnosed only in Read more

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