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  • Jodie created a new topic ' Sodium Chlorite for fungal infections' in the forum.
    2 hours 48 minutes ago

    Having suffered the occasional bout of Thrush & found something called Biocare Oxypro Drops (externally) more effective than OTC creams -also not giving me any horrible MCS symptoms which almost...
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  • Pamp81 replied to the topic 'Furnaces (Formaldehyde?)' in the forum.
    yesterday

    Thanks, Maff, for your reply. I actually just saw it today!
    As an update, we tried ANOTHER electric furnace, this time one that has a different type of insulation, and it bothers us too, so we figure...
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  • CazNZ thanks user 'HannaR' in the forum message ' Antibiotic use'.
    3 days ago
  • Maff replied to the topic 'Hardwood Flooring treated with natural beeswax' in the forum.
    5 days ago

    Hi Barbararu,
    No need for apologies, I try to chip in with advice and support when I can but I'm working mainly 'behind the scenes' at the moment to maintain the site which takes up a lot of time....
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  • jhayword123 replied to the topic 'Gut and Mental Health' in the forum.
    5 days ago

    I have the neurotoxin pyschiatric disturbances as well. Eating carbs will cause the pathogens to shoot toxins that cause mental problems. I havent recovered from this illness yet but I can give you...
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  • Joseph F replied to the topic 'Re-cleaning Carpet Via Hypo Allergenic Methods?' in the forum.
    5 days ago

    though not an answer to the problem I have slept with hepa filter blowing on me [austin] .i slept far better ,woke feeling better . the fan blowing on you takes some getting used to ,and your partner might...
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  • Barbararu replied to the topic 'Hardwood Flooring treated with natural beeswax' in the forum.
    7 days ago

    Hi Maff
    Thank you for your reply. I am sorry if my post sounded impolite, I was not at my best that day and I did not realise there was just you running the site, gracious. I am glad to hear that you...
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  • Maff replied to the topic 'Hardwood Flooring treated with natural beeswax' in the forum.
    7 days ago

    Hi Barbararu and welcome to the site!

    I have run this site alone since 2003 and much of the information was either written by myself many years ago or may not have been written by me at all. There...
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  • Jodie created a new topic ' Chems cannot be deemed safe when mixed together-' in the forum.
    7 days ago

    www.theguardian.com/science/2015/jun/23/...ncer-scientists-find

    "One in five cancers may be caused when common chemicals – deemed safe on their...
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  • Barbararu replied to the topic 'Hardwood Flooring treated with natural beeswax' in the forum.
    1 week ago

    I would appreciate a reply please from this site regarding my question about their suggestions for hardwood flooring and using beeswax only on it and likewise for furniture.

    Thank you
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  • HannaR replied to the topic 'Antibiotic use' in the forum.
    1 week ago

    Hello again CazNZ,
    Sorry it's taken me all week to reply and thanks for the further info! I am so sorry to hear about your bowel issues and quite understand the difficulties here. It's great to hear...
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  • Barbararu replied to the topic 'Hardwood Flooring treated with natural beeswax' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    Hello Jodie
    Thank you for your reply and help.
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  • Jodie created a new topic ' "The Sensitives" Documentary' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    Filmakers have launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to get this film to the finish line and we’d love to help them make it! Learn more about it, watch their teaser, and pledge support at...
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  • Jodie replied to the topic 'Hardwood Flooring treated with natural beeswax' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    You don't need to wax it very often at all. My daughter has a wooden floor and has not treated with anything in 5 years, she just vaccumes it and cleans with mild soap and water every so often. I...
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  • Barbararu created a new topic ' Hardwood Flooring treated with natural beeswax' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    On this site it is recommended treating hardwood flooring/furniture only with natural beeswax. Is natural beeswax sufficient to keep a wood floor clean/stain free? How do you apply it and how often?...
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  • CazNZ replied to the topic 'Antibiotic use' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    That is very good advice Jodie to do a small test first.

    HannaR my bowel was damaged during childhood due to being given oral iron tablets for many years - it caused pitting of the bowel. I'm...
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  • CazNZ thanks user 'HannaR' in the forum message ' Antibiotic use'.
    2 weeks ago
  • CazNZ thanks user 'Jodie' in the forum message ' Antibiotic use'.
    2 weeks ago
  • HannaR replied to the topic 'Antibiotic use' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    Hi there,
    I would advise caution here - I think antibiotics can aggravate sensitivities not just because you're reacting to the med, but because they affect your gut flora too. Also if you are...
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  • HannaR created a new topic ' Vitamin A conundrum' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    Hello all,
    Just thought I'd post to ask if anyone has any experience with vitamin A deficiency. I am really frustrated with trying to sort this issue out at the mo! My levels have been low since they...
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  • Jodie replied to the topic 'Antibiotic use' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    I'd test a small dose first . 1/2 of an erythromycin pill sent me into shock & I was very unwell for a month. Doses for children & older folks are not as high ..for children they are titrated...
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  • CazNZ created a new topic ' Antibiotic use' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    My response to chemicals has slowly declined, although I most certainly still have MCS. I've been having on going bowel issues for many many years (eventually I will require a bowel resection :dry: )...
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  • Montes created a new topic ' Gut and Mental Health' in the forum.
    2 weeks ago

    This is my first time posting. I am a mental health professional with candida or bad bacteria or both. I've been on Rifaxin for SIBO (diagnosed clinically) which made me have super anxiety and...
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