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New Relief for the Aches & Pains of CIRS & Lyme

There is new hope for those of us who suffer from joint aches & pains related to CIRS & Lyme disease. As described in the Clinical Review of Medical Ozone. Ozone can provide relief of chronically inflamed joints, bursae (fluid filled cavities overlying bone...

CIRS: Treatment Pathway Steps

CIRS: Treatment Pathway Steps

Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) is a complex condition that affects many different systems and pathways in the body. The term originates from Dr. Richard Shoemaker after many years of diagnosing patients dealing with persistent biotoxin-related illness....

LabCorp: Essential CIRS Testing Partner

LabCorp: Essential CIRS Testing Partner

We use a variety of third-party laboratory services to ensure the most accurate and comprehensive snapshot of patient health. Among them, LabCorp is the lab we use the most. When dealing with Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS), there are many labs that most...

ERMI: Testing Your Home for Mold & Biotoxins

ERMI: Testing Your Home for Mold & Biotoxins

Part of the Shoemaker treatment protocol for Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) dictates removing potential sources of mold toxins. Toxins in the home, vehicle, workplace, or other areas where ample time is spent are all potential hurdles to successful...

CIRS: Recognizing the Symptoms

CIRS: Recognizing the Symptoms

Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) is a multi-system condition that can cause a wide-ranging set of symptoms. As much as 25% of the population at large is genetically susceptible to Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS). As described by Ritchie...

Neil Nathan’s Review of Biotoxins & Preferred Binders

https://neilnathanmd.com/potentially-ground-breaking-information-for-treating-mold-toxicity/ Comment; We know of certain substances that we refer to as "binders" that help the body to clear biotoxins, but the question we've been...

Emerging Theories That May Help Us Solve the COVID-19 Puzzle

https://www.jillcarnahan.com/2020/04/16/emerging-theories-that-may-help-us-solve-the-covid-19-puzzle/ Comment; Dr. Carnahan is up to her usual level of excellence, staying up to date on the Covid19 pandemic. I had not considered the role of oxidative stress that can...

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