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Progene DX: Pathway to Certainty- Part 1

What you need to know about transcriptomics: Learning a new genomics language; learning new insights on disease GENOMICS: THE BRIDGE TO CERTAINTY Not long ago, a listener on a podcast from Minneapolis called in two questions for me on genomics. “What … Continue reading

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NeuroQuant Paper Announcement

  The Center for Research on Biotoxin Associated Illnesses of Pocomoke, Maryland is pleased to announce that its newest academic paper entitled “Structural brain abnormalities in patients with inflammatory illness acquired following exposure to water-damaged buildings: A volumetric MRI study … Continue reading

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New Dr. Shoemaker Published Study Coming to Surviving Mold

Coming soon to is the latest study recently published by Dr. Shoemaker. The groundbreaking study, “Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide(VIP) corrects Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome(CIRS) acquired following exposure to water damaged buildings” will be soon be available in its entirety!!! Here … Continue reading

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A Review of Dr Shoemaker’s Work

Erik Jackson L.Ac. recently completed a write-up of Dr. Shoemaker’s work. You can access the article here.

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Problems with Certain Foods

“I continue to see patients with multiple problems with certain foods. We see the rare patients with celiac disease in which antibodies to gliadin (AGA) co-exist with antibodies to tissue transglutaminase (TTG-IgA). These patients won’t be able to eat gluten … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy Could Expose Millions to Mold

Sandy didn’t compare to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita from September 2005. Sandy was worse. Sandy didn’t expose hundreds of thousands of people to the interior of water-damaged buildings as Katrina did. Sandy continues to expose millions. Those with flooded homes, … Continue reading

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NeuroQuant Links Mold Illness to Structural Change in Brain

“The computer program called NeuroQuant has been used in the traumatic brain injury field for some years. This unique and sophisticated program can take a properly run MRI of the brain and assess volumes of 15 different brain areas. To … Continue reading

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Cognitive Issues in Mold Illness

“A common concern for those who are trying to understand cognitive problems in moldy patients is to answer how is it that inflammation in the body is inflammation in the brain. The blood brain barrier, as it is called, results … Continue reading

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GAO Report for Mold Illness

The GAO report of 9/08 tells us that cases of “mold illness” will have symptoms similar to those patients who are described in published literature and that the same patients will have the same lab findings as those in experimental … Continue reading

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Molds, Mycotoxins, & More

Many health effects are caused by exposure to the interior environment of Water Damaged Buildings (WDB).  The complex mixture of contaminents present in the air and in the dust in WDB form a toxic chemical stew. There are so many possible … Continue reading

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