Category Archives: Shoemaker Protocol

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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Dr. Ackerley on why VIP is neuroprotective

Don’t miss Dr. Mary Ackerley’s article on neuroinflammation and VIP.  Dr. Shoemaker uses VIP as the last step in his Biotoxin Protocol.  He has shown that regular use of VIP over a 6-month period decreases many of the inflammatory markers associated with … 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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Update and Conference Announcment

  When Surviving Mold first began in 2010, we wanted to establish a mechanism to provide access to care for patients to a selected group of outstanding health care providers who showed competence in the basic science and clinical applications … Continue reading

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Please Welcome our 8th Shoemaker Certified Physician- Carla Brook, NP!

In our quest to answer the most prevalent and difficult questions posed to Surviving Mold since its launch in 2010,  we  have initiated a program of certification for those doctors wanting to provide the latest and most effective care to … Continue reading

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Dr. Ou Essay Now Available!

  Now available on the site is one of the essays penned by Dr. David Ou for the Certification Program.  You can view his essay here. As they are made available, we will have essays from all of our certified … Continue reading

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Pleased to Announce Our 7th Shoemaker Certified Physician- Dr. Dave Ou!

  In our quest to answer the most prevalent and difficult questions posed to Surviving Mold since its launch in 2010,  we  have initiated a program of certification for those doctors wanting to provide the latest and most effective care … Continue reading

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As I See It- Differential Diagnosis

Scott W. McMahon, MD March 5, 2014     As my children see it, their father is just an old fogie!  I have been a doctor for nearly a quarter of a century, almost longer than any of my  kids … Continue reading

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Membership Continues to Grow!

The Membership Section has been live for only two weeks and we have dozens taking advantage of membership privileges.   Thank you to all of our new members!!!  We are especially appreciative of all of the well thought out questions that have been submitted … Continue reading

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Shoemaker Protocol Certified Physicians Update

We are still in the process of certifying physicians for the program, if you are a physician interested in the program, or know one who would like the oppotunity to train with Dr. Shoemaker, please click here for more information. Dr. … Continue reading

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