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.

The Role of Amygdala and Insular Retraining in Mold Illness with Ashok Gupta

Transcript Table of Contents 0:00:00 - Introduction 0:04:45 - The map is not the territory / Phantom limb / PTSD 0:10:00 - Neural differential activation / Modern Environment / ACEs 0:15:25 - Model of how mold Illness may perpetuate 0:23:03 - Mold illness/CIRS observations [...]

By |2021-05-06T10:06:47+10:00May 4th, 2021|

MIMS 2 Launch – Answering the Burning Mold Questions with Dr. Sandeep Gupta

Transcript Table of Contents 0:00:00 - Introduction 0:03:49 - What is CIRS and Inflammation? 0:08:02 - Innate and Adaptive Immune / Mold Allergy vs CIRS 0:11:01 - Lyme without Mold? / Microbial Soup / HLA 0:15:07 - Mold Sabbatical / Home self-testing / Air [...]

By |2021-04-22T09:53:09+10:00April 20th, 2021|

Mold and the Cell Danger Response with Dr. Neil Nathan

Transcript Table of Contents 0:00:00 - Introduction to the webinar and Drs Nathan and Gupta 0:10:40 - What is the Cell Danger Response? 0:13:05 - Eight components of the CDR and energy dysfunction 0:19:20 - Summer / Winter metabolism 0:25:28 - Mold Toxicity: Introduction [...]

By |2021-03-24T17:01:26+10:00February 14th, 2021|

Chronic Infections and Mold Illness – Tips and Tools for both with Dr. Nicola Ducharme

 Dr. Sandeep Gupta is joined by Lyme expert Dr. Nicola McFadzean Ducharme about some practical tips and tools you can use if you have both Lyme-like illness/stealth infections and mold illness/chronic inflammatory response syndrome (CIRS). 0:02:54 - About Dr. Sandeep Gupta 0:04:27 - About Dr. Nicola McFadzean Ducharme 0:06:02 - Why do Lyme and [...]

By |2018-06-19T13:11:39+10:00June 10th, 2018|

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 |2020-10-17T20:20:02+10:00April 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+10:00February 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+10:00November 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+10:00September 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+10:00July 26th, 2017|
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