Me too! In fact I hate shopping because of this reaction. I can’t even say the word Sears or the Body Shop without sneezing . It’s not that I don’t love new and fancy things, I just can’t stand the smells involved in the shopping process.
When perfume, the smell of chemicals, cigarette smoke, gas or paint gives you a reaction such as a headache, fatigue, irritability in my case….then you are chemically sensitive. What does chemically sensitive mean? Walter Crinnion is a Naturopath who specializes in Environmental Medicine. After 30 years of practice, he has come to some general findings.
And having a skin reaction to jewelry.or breakdown che
People who are chemically sensitive are almost always low in:
There is a genetic mutation in the methylation pathway called CBS. Most people who are chemically sensitive have this genetic mutation. Genetic mutations are common and folks that have them and can still walk and talk so there is no scary problem with this genetic mutation. CBS makes people more likely to have food allergies, more susceptible to chronic viral illness, thyroid conditions and autoimmune diseases.
The more you support your liver, the less reactive you can become. Don’t forget that mold, heavy metals and toxic exposure can also jam up your liver and just taking vitamins and minerals won’t necessarily unjam it, but the liver needs those nutrients to work properly.
Dr. Carissa, Natural Care Clinic