I Was Wrong About Mold

Okay, I have to admit when I am wrong.  Many times I have said that there seems to be no ill health issue that mold cannot cause.  In digging for any new information on mold toxicity, I ran across this article from 2016.  While even the authors admit that more research could be done to confirm their finding,

When Life Hands You Lemons…Supplement Routine Advice

Guest Post by Dr. Potter’s Wife

You know the saying, “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade.”  Well, I have mixed feelings about that trite saying.  While it does contain a nugget of truth, it can often be used wrongly and greatly injure someone who at the moment just doesn’t have the ingredients for a fully satisfying,

Basic Rules for Enviromental Mold Detox

Basic Rules for Environmental Mold Detox

Introduction

Receiving a diagnosis of mold toxicity both relieves and overwhelms those already exhausted, confused, and battered by this stealthy enemy.  The diagnosis often concludes months to years of uncertainty, fear, and even shame.  Some have spent countless hours going from one doctor to the next without answers. 

Mold toxins not only trigger a myriad of symptoms, but these symptoms mimic numerous other diagnoses.

Moldy Trail Signs

As a Functional MD who treats mold toxic patients, my middle Tennessee hikes often remind

me of my work with patients in the clinic.  I end up pondering what type of mold is growing on the trail markers and rocks around me.  Thankfully, I can reassure myself that these outdoor growths are not the toxic molds that we need to avoid.