About Caleb Rudd

Caleb is a mold warrior who was diagnosed with CIRS in 2015 after an initial ME/CFS diagnosis many years previously. He is a writer, web designer and citizen scientist. He co-admins the Toxic Mould Support Australia website and Facebook group.

CIRS Science

Consensus Statements Berndtson, K., McMahon, S., Ackerley, M., Rapaport, S., Gupta, S. & Shoemaker, R.C. (2015). Medically sound investigation and remediation of water-damaged buildings in cases of CIRS-WDB - Consensus statement - Pt 1. Center for research on biotoxin associated illnesses. Full text. Schwartz, L., Weatherman, G., Schrantz, M., Spakes, W., Charlton, J., Berndtson, K. & Shoemaker, R. (2016). Indoor [...]

By | 2018-04-08T15:55:33+00:00 April 8th, 2018|

SIBO, Leaky Gut and Mold Illness with Dr. Farshid Rahbar

 Dr. Sandeep Gupta is joined by integrative gastroenterologist Dr. Farshid Sam Rahbar, to discuss the relationship between SIBO, leaky gut and and Mold Illness/Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS). 0:00:00 - INTRODUCTION 0:03:46 - Dr. Sandeep Gutpa 0:05:37 - Dr. Farshid Rahbar 0:08:30 - What is Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) 0:11:30 - What is [...]

By | 2018-03-21T15:19:06+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

Inhalational Alzheimer’s and Mold Illness with Dr. Dale Bredesen

 Dr. Sandeep Gupta and special guest Dr. Dale Bredesen, professor at UCSF and founding president and CEO of The Buck Insititute discuss one of the three Alzheimer's Disease subtypes, Type 3 - Toxic aka Inhalational Alzheimer's. They talk about how it relates to mold illness/CIRS and how it can be both prevented and reversed [...]

By | 2018-03-21T15:16:07+00:00 November 21st, 2017|

Mast Cells and Mold Illness with Dr. Jill Carnahan

 Dr. Sandeep Gupta and special guest Dr. Jill Carnahan discuss the diagnosis and treatment of Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS), both pharmacological and natural, and how it interacts with Mold Illness/CIRS. ----------------------------------------------------- 0:00:00 - Introduction to the webinar 0:02:03 - Introducing Dr. Jill and Dr. Gupta 0:08:55 - What are mast cells? 0:11:50 - [...]

By | 2018-03-21T15:22:59+00:00 September 25th, 2017|

Mold Illness in Children – Diagnosing and Treating CIRS in Kids with Dr. Scott McMahon

  Dr. Sandeep is joined by pediatrician Dr. Scott McMahon from Roswell, New Mexico, about the prevalence of Mold Illness/Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) in children and how to adequately screen, diagnose and treat kids using the Shoemaker protocol. ----------------------------------------------------- 0:00:00 - Webinar Introduction 0:03:30 - Prevalence of CIRS in children 0:10:54 - The biotoxin pathway made [...]

By | 2018-03-21T15:26:36+00:00 July 26th, 2017|

Brain on Fire – Brain Changes in Mold Illness with Dr. Mary Ackerley

 Dr. Sandeep Gupta is joined by Dr. Mary Ackerley from MyPassion4Health in Tucson, Arizona, to talk about the neuroinflammation and brain changes seen in Mold Illness/CIRS. Includes discussion on NeuroQuant, VIP, Alzheimer's disease and more. ----------------------------------------------------- Moderator introduces topic and speakers. Dr. Gupta: I am really excited about this webinar because we have been [...]

By | 2018-03-21T15:14:43+00:00 June 26th, 2017|

Top 5 Mold Myths Busted

Myth 1: Mold is all around us, has been for millions of years, and is harmless He must burn the fabric, the woven or knitted material of wool or linen, or any leather article that has been spoiled; because the defiling mold is persistent, the article must be burned. Leviticus 13:52 Fungi pre-date humankind and are [...]

By | 2017-07-02T17:32:53+00:00 September 10th, 2016|