A Must Watch Video on Ciguatera Fish Poisoning

A must watch video on ciguatera fish poisoning that I just discovered posted by Michael Gregor, MD.  This is a must see video for anyone who enjoys eating fish.
You may think twice after you watch this.

You see I have ciguatera fish poisoning and since June of 2011 I have been suffering horrific symptoms but will not give up my Maui lifestyle in my profession or as an athlete. The scariest thing is that it can be sexually transmitted.

As I type, I’ve just come off the water paddle surfing and being in the sun hurts,exercise of any level causes the burning and you’d think the ocean would feel good, but it stings my skin.  We believe I got ciguatera via eating shrimp in an Italian restaurant in the Bay Area of California.  My ears, mouth, back, eyes and feet are burning, my hands are numb and it feels like my teeth are falling out this very moment. My skin is a dark, red tan but I will never stop paddling.

This video and article was first published here by NutritionFacts.org

To learn more about this debilitating toxin, you can read my story and interview with Women’s Health Magazine.  Although the doctor they interviewed stated you cannot contract ciguatera toxin from shrimp, I’m not sure that is correct.

A Personal Peek Into My Life Living with Ciguatera

Women’s Health Magazine Shares My Story On the Scary Fish Poisoning You Haven’t Heard About  

For any of you that are suffering from any neurological discomfort, my heart goes out to you. Please know you are not alone and together we must try to keep a smile on our face. Do not let it win. I’ll be thinking of you.

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Suzie Cooney

Suzie Trains Maui, LLC

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