In this initial interview Reine meets Nicole Bijlsma and begins the discussion about mould related illnesses are and how they are identified.
This includes the testing used to identify them (like the visual contrast screen – https://www.survivingmold.com/store/online-vcs-screening/purchase-vcs)
Introducing Nicole and Reine:
Nicole Bijlsma has a passion for environmental medicine and has spent the past two decades investigating the health hazards in the home researching chemicals in household products, electromagnetic fields and allergens like mould. Nicole was a former naturopath and acupuncturist with 15 years of clinical experience who changed her career pathway to become a building biologist after noticing a strong correlation with many of her patients illnesses and health hazards in their home. Nicole is the author of the best seller Healthy Home, Healthy Family, was a columnist for Body+Soul (Herald Sun) and is frequently consulted by the media to comment on health hazards in the built environment.Nicole has thirty years experience lecturing at tertiary institutions in nutrition, Chinese Medicine and environmental medicine, and has published in peer-reviewed journals. Her extensive knowledge in environmental medicine has seen her speak at various conferences both in Australia and abroad. Nicole single handedly established the building biology industry in Australia, was the former President of the Australasian Society of Building Biologists and established the Australian College of Environmental Studies in 1999 to educate people about the health hazards in the built environment.
For more info on Nicole, click here.
Reine DuBois is a functional medicine practitioner and has worked integratively with doctors since graduating as a naturopath in 1998. Reine is one of Australia’s leading integrative naturopaths, founder of The Health Lodge and has lectured for ACNEM, AIMA, MINDD and ANS on the powerful method of integrative medicine. Reine knows that if we work together to solve the chronic health conditions that remain a mystery to modern day medicine, we will develop a new paradigm of health solutions. She has special interests in chronic illness and complex conditions, tick borne disease, mould related illnesses, chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia and heavy metal toxicity.
For more information on Reine and her treatment offerings, click here.