Mould Avoidance Survey

The deadline for the Mold Avoidance survey is September 10 2015. Lisa Petrison from Paradigm change has received 300 submissions so far and is presenting the data at the CIRS 2 conference in November....

Black Mold Exposure Documentary

Before Moldy… in 2009 a documentary Black Mold Exposure was released. Directed by Michael Roland Williams it detailed Michael’s and then partner Karen Noseff’s descent into mould iIl...

Health Professionals

CIRS/Shoemaker Certified Health Professionals Note: There are several doctors and other health professionals who are in the process of becoming Shoemaker protocol certified. This section will be updat...

Diagnostic Testing

Visual Contrast Sensitivity (VCS) Test Surviving Mold VCSTest.com HLA DR/DQ Gene Test The HLA DR/DQ gene test show haplotypes (gene combinations) which show susceptibility to CIRS-WDB/mould, Lyme and ...

Medications

Cholestyramine, BEG spray and VIP spray Your Solution Compounding Pharmacy P: 1300 900 939 W: yoursolutioncompounding.com.au Orrong Pharmacy 704 High St, Corner Orrong Road Prahran VIC 3181 P: 03 95...

Building Testing & Remediation

ERMI Environmental Relative Moldiness Index is a test that quantifies the DNA of mould spores and spore equivalents in a sample of dust using MSQPCR (Mould Specific Quantified PCR). This is a screenin...

Books, Blogs and Social Media

Books Shoemaker, Ritchie. (2014). State of the art answers to 500 mold questions. Amazon Aus | US Shoemaker, Ritchie. (2010). Surviving mold: Life in the era of dangerous buildings. Amazon Aus) | US...

FAQ 1 – Introduction to Mould Illness

SECTION 1: INTRODUCTION TO MOULD ILLNESS / CHRONIC INFLAMMATORY RESPONSE SYNDROME 1.1 What is the Toxic Mould Support Australia (TMSA) Website and facebook group? TMSA is a website and facebook group ...

FAQ 2-3 – Screening and Diagnosis

Part 2: Screening for Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) 2.1 Visual Contrast Sensitivity (VCS) test The VCS is a simple online visual test as a handheld version (preferrably) at a doctor...

FAQ 4 – Shoemaker Protocol

Part 4: The Shoemaker Protocol The Shoemaker protocol is a systematic treatment plan consisting of several steps that need to be followed in order. The full protocol consists of 14 steps, however d...