8 September, 2020

Organic Acids Testing for Mold-Injured Patients

By |2020-09-08T04:05:39+00:00September 8th, 2020|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues, Neuropsychiatric Disorders|12 Comments

What an Organic Acids Test (OAT) Measures and Why It Is Helpful for Mold Patients by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD Of all functional medicine tests that are available, hands down, the most helpful to me as a clinician is the Organic Acids test done through first morning urine.  Read more

23 August, 2020

Sleep, Immunity, Detoxification, and More!

By |2020-08-23T21:33:12+00:00August 23rd, 2020|Detoxification, Environmental Toxins, Fatigue, Hormones, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues|0 Comments

The Benefits of Melatonin Go Far Beyond Just Sleep by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD Melatonin is well-recognized as a natural sleep aid.  While as a supplement it is quite effective for sleep, melatonin’s antioxidant impacts and benefits for neurological, mitochondrial, and immune system function may be much more Read more

3 August, 2020

Be Prepared for a Reaction

By |2020-08-03T17:03:56+00:00August 3rd, 2020|Allergies, Candida Diet, Chronic Sinusitis, Detoxification, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues, Toxic Load|2 Comments

The Difference Between Food Allergy, Sensitivity, and Intolerance and Why it Matters by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD The typical expression of what most of us think of as an allergy is usually manifest as a rash, itching, hives, or, in more severe cases, as extreme swelling of respiratory Read more

13 July, 2020

Immunity Starts in the Gut, But Gets Derailed There Too!

By |2020-07-13T21:11:08+00:00July 13th, 2020|Allergies, Chronic Illness, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues|2 Comments

The Role of the Gut in Immune Protection and Reaction By Dr. Susan Tanner, MD In previous articles we have discussed things that are helpful for “gut immunity” but what does that mean?  Further, if an individual does not have any obvious gastrointestinal or digestive symptoms, like bloating, Read more

6 July, 2020

A Look at the Latest Updates on COVID-19

By |2020-07-06T21:52:20+00:00July 6th, 2020|Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation|10 Comments

Developments in Our Knowledge and Treatments for Coronavirus by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD Back in March, I wrote several articles about the coronavirus pandemic, and at the time had high hopes that it would be on its way out by now.  Obviously, that is not happening.  I continue Read more

28 June, 2020

Biofilm and Binders in Mold-Related Illness

By |2020-06-28T23:07:43+00:00June 28th, 2020|Chronic Illness, Detoxification, Environmental Toxins, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues, Toxic Load|18 Comments

The Use of Proteolytic Enzymes With Binders for Mold and Mycotoxin Detoxification by Dr. Susan Tanner, MD We have discussed much about the many forms and roles of detoxification in the body after one has been injured by mold.  The resultant production of inflammatory cytokines can produce many Read more

22 June, 2020

Teaching Your Immune System a Better Way to Win

By |2020-06-22T05:08:06+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Chronic Illness, Educational, Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Health Issues, Products Highlights, Sinus Information|0 Comments

Tackling Immune System Challenges From Hyperreactivity to Mold and Other Pathogens By Catherine Fruechtenicht When the immune system has been activated by mold, mycotoxins, or other environmental disruptors, the symptoms experienced by the sufferer are often caused as much by an over exuberant immune response to the mold Read more

18 May, 2020

Making Your Home a Mold-Free Sanctuary

By |2020-05-18T03:42:12+00:00May 18th, 2020|Environmental Toxins, Immune System, Inflammation, Mold Cleaning Tips, Mold Health Issues, Mold Remediation, Mold Removal, Mold Testing, Mold Tips|4 Comments

Minimizing Your Mold Exposure at Home and From Your Indoor Air to Preserve Good Health By Dr. Susan Tanner, MD While many of us are still spending the majority of our time at home during the shelter in place orders that are still active in most of our Read more

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|10 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

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