Toxic: Heal Your Body from Mold Toxicity, Lyme Disease, Multiple Chemical Sensitivities, and Chronic Environmental Illness
EPUB created from retail kindleMillions of people are suffering from chronic illnesses that,unbeknownst to them, are the result of exposure to environmentaltoxins and infectious agents such as mold and Borrelia, whichcauses Lyme disease. Millions. Because the symptoms of theseillnesses are so varied and unusual, many of these individuals havesought medical care only to be dismissed, as if what they areexperiencing is "in their head." Many (if not most) have tried totough it out and continue to function without hope of improvement.Unfortunately, their illnesses are very real.Toxic is a book of hope for these individuals, their loved ones,and the physicians who provide their care. Over many years ofhelping thousands of patients recover their health (even aftertheir previous doctors had given up on them), Dr. Neil Nathan hascome to understand some of the most common causes for thesedebilitating illnesses, which allows for the utilization of moreprecise and effective forms of treatment.The goal of this book is to shed light on these complexillnesses so that suffering patients and their families can get thehelp they so desperately need.Inside, you will find:Information about how extreme sensitivity and toxicity developin the body, how sensitivity and toxicity differ, and how theyoften overlap.Detailed descriptions of each of the five major causes ofextreme sensitivity and toxicity: mold, Bartonella (a co-infectionof Lyme disease), mast cell activation, porphyria, and carbonmonoxide poisoning.An outline of the cell danger response, a revolutionary modeldeveloped by Dr. Robert Naviaux that explains how the bodyessentially gets "stuck" fighting a threat even after the dangerhas passed.A system-by-system plan for "rebooting" the body to break thecycle of illness and allow healing to begin.Information about coping with stress and embracing an emotionaland/or spiritual awakening on the path to wellness.