Category Archives: Diagnosis

What is CIRS?

The proper definition of Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) is “An acute and chronic, systemic inflammatory response syndrome acquired following exposure to the interior environment of a water-damaged building with resident toxigenic organisms, including, but not limited to fungi, bacteria, actinomycetes … Continue reading

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Want to understand CIRS, in detail?

Dr. Yvonne Berry is a board certified Family Medicine Physician who developed impressive skills and knowledge related to Biotoxin Illness as a result of her own personal struggle. After recognizing the impact of environmental factors on her own health, Dr. … Continue reading

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Sample Question Answer and a Special Offer Extended!

LAST WEEK’S QUESTION AND ANSWER: Name symptoms of executive cognitive dysfunction (choose all correct) 1. Impairment of recent memory 2. Impairment in concentration 3. Impairment in word finding 4. Impairment in assimilation of new knowledge 5. Presence of confusion 6. … Continue reading

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Physician Certification – The Shoemaker Protocol

The Future is Now!!!! We are pleased to report that the process to certify physicians in the Shoemaker Protocol is complete. In fact, the test bank of questions for the exam has been built and Phase I testing has commenced … Continue reading

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Inflammatory Basis For Psychiatric Symptoms

So many patients we see are given bogus psychiatric diagnoses. If inflammation can cause these symptoms, though inflammation isn’t the only cause, then there should be some academic literature that supports the idea. Here are just a few recent references … Continue reading

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