Posts Tagged ‘mast cell activation disorder’

Do You Have Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS)?

Do You Have Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS)?

February 14, 2017  |  Blog, Chronic Fatigue, Histamine Intolerance  |  3 Comments

It has been a little quiet on this blog of late as two years ago I was diagnosed with CIRS.

Fortunately, I am now much better, and so I wanted to share with you what I have learned about this syndrome.

Not only does this syndrome affect up to 25% of the population but many of my clients are discovering they have CIRS.

Here is my story. See if any of it sounds familiar.

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Histamine and Blood Sugar

The Histamine, Mast-cell Activation, and Blood Sugar Connection

July 20, 2016  |  Blog, Histamine Intolerance  |  12 Comments

One of the most overlooked ways in which histamine tolerance can be improved is through the stabilisation of blood sugar levels.

In the scientific literature, it is a well established that there is a bi-directional relationship between blood sugar control and histamine levels.

This means that unstable blood sugar can increase histamine levels, and histamine levels can progress the development of diabetes or insulin resistance.

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drug tolerance testing

Drug Tolerance Testing and Why You Should Not Use Online Report Readers

December 1, 2015  |  Blog, Drug Intolerance, Histamine Intolerance  |  4 Comments

One of my promises to myself is to raise awareness of drug tolerance testing.

I have freely shared my story on national television, which was that I developed mast-cell activation, in response to an adverse drug reaction to prescription medication. A simple $149 drug tolerance test called DNA Dose correctly diagnosed me.

That is why I am passionate about drug tolerance testing. But this is why it may be important for you.

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Bio-individual Triggers of Histamine Intolerance

The Bio-Individual Triggers of Histamine Intolerance

Histamine intolerance is often misperceived as a diagnosis with a one-dimensional solution aimed at lowering dietary histamines.

I believe that this one-dimensional focus is misconceived. At best this leaves someone who is histamine intolerant managing symptoms. At worst it leaves them ignoring he main source of histamine intolerance.

I believe that histamine intolerance…

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