“Working estimates tell us that there should be more than 5 million species of fungi,” said Cheryl Kuske, a Los Alamos scientist on the project.
Tree of life still holds mysteries in the fungal world–millions of them
LOS ALAMOS, N.M., – In a step toward bridging the gap between fungal taxonomy and molecular ecology, scientists from several institutions including Los Alamos National Laboratory have characterized a sample of “mystery” fungus collected in North Carolina and found its home in the fungal tree of life. (more…)
This is BREAKING TOXIC MOLD NEWS from the U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC)!
The CDC is trying to spread awareness about fungal infections within medical community with their first ever “Fungal Disease Awareness Week.” In the press release, the CDC said that doctors should realize the importance of recognizing serious fungal diseases early enough to provide life-saving treatment and to encourage them to “Think Fungus” if their patients are not getting better.
If your doctor is unaware of the illnesses and disease caused by toxic mold, I would print this press release and hand it to them.
Here is the CDC press release: (more…)
More dust storms may be contributing to dramatic rise in Valley fever in the Southwest
People living in the American Southwest have experienced a dramatic increase in windblown dust storms in the last two decades, likely driven by large-scale changes in sea surface temperature in the Pacific Ocean drying the region’s soil, according to new NOAA-led research. (more…)
New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker today issued a statewide health advisory to all hospitals and nursing homes in New York City to be on high alert of readiness for Candida auris, or C. auris, a fungal infection that has become increasingly resistant to treatments and can cause severe illness in patients with serious underlying medical conditions. (more…)
WHEREAS, Michiganders often encounter chemicals and potential toxic injury as a result of exposure to pollution, household cleaning products, mold and other pollutants found in homes, work places and schools; and, (more…)
Outbreak was the largest public health crisis ever caused by a pharmaceutical product
(Source: USDOJ) Barry Cadden, the owner and head pharmacist of New England Compounding Center (NECC), was convicted on March 22 by a federal jury of racketeering and mail fraud in connection with the 2012 nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak, the Justice Department announced. (more…)