Biotoxin illness is an umbrella term that refers to illness caused when a person is exposed to neurotoxins from biological organisms in their environment. It is an environmentally acquired illness most commonly caused by mold growth in water damaged buildings. Common symptoms include fatigue, headaches, muscle or joint pain, brain fog, and more. The second most common cause of biotoxin illness are tick-borne illnesses, including Lyme disease. Other biotoxins that can cause illness include dinoflagellates, such as red tide; Pfiesteria, which can cause Possible Estuary Associated Syndrome (PEAS); cyanobacteria in fresh water lakes and rivers; and Ciguatera Fish Poisoning (CFP). Exposure to any of these biological agents can cause acute illness and sometimes result in chronic illness. It is important to note that this is not an allergic reaction, rather an inflammatory issue that can cause symptoms throughout the body.
Some common symptoms of biotoxin illness include:
Diagnosing and treating biotoxin illnesses are Dr. Milani’s passion. As one of the leading biotoxin specialists since 2013, patients come from all over the world to be treated at Remedy Health.
Utilizing advanced testing, Dr. Milani provides patients with a clear and accurate diagnosis. With this information, she builds an individualized treatment protocol to help you get your life back and maximize your health.Contact Us for more Information