Mold exposures may increase sensitivity to commonly inhaled microorganisms and increase risks of secondary infections due to the immunosuppression and inflammation occurring in the body. If an infection in combination with mold exposure can make the infection more severe. If mold is not addressed it is also hard for some patients to recover from other infections and toxicities.
Fact About Mold
- 50-70% of buildings have water damage
- 1 in 4 people is estimated to have the HLA-DR Gene, making it difficult to detox mold and mycotoxins
- 90% of chronic fatigue patients had at least one type of mycotoxin present in a 2013 study
- 70 of 100 people exposed to mold in their homes had multiple neurological deficits according to a 2010 study
In addressing these issues it is very important to be supporting the drainage and detox pathways to ensure everything we are detoxing is able to leave the body. We use various protocols that include homeopathy, herbs, and supplements. Often we use a combination of these things to ensure the best way to rebalance the body.