Posts Tagged: virus

Immune Boosting Supplements To Know About Before Heading Into Fall And Winter

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    There is a lot of information, and unfortunately a lot of misinformation, about using natural supplements to boost your immunity. ┬áMany supplements have anti-viral properties and are being extensively studied this very moment for their effectiveness in the face of our current pandemic, so I am going to link you directly to these… Read more »

Medical Studies On 10 Immune Boosting Supplements You Should Know About

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    There is a lot of information, and unfortunately a lot of misinformation, about using natural supplements to boost your immunity. ┬áMany supplements have anti-viral properties and are being extensively studied this very moment for their effectiveness in the face of our current pandemic, and I am going to link you directly to these… Read more »

Immune Boosting Recommendations Part 1: Prevention

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      As the world watches the spread of the Coronavirus with great intensity, I wanted to give you an overview of the very latest in the medical literature on how to distinguish the coronavirus from the flu and offer some strategies to reduce transmission of both.   So today I offer you, Coronavirus… Read more »

Holistic Protection From Getting Sick When School Starts

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As I talked about a few weeks ago on the blog… there is a huge problem with the development of *super bugs* that are resistant to our current arsenal of antibiotics and antivirals, and the problem is only getting worse.     As bacteria and viruses evolve resistance and become more pervasive, I see people… Read more »

Up To 70% of Antibiotic Use Is Inappropriate… Here Are 8 Things To Do Instead

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In a huge meta-analysis, published recently (May 3, 2016 in JAMA) researchers found that up to 70% of antibiotics prescribed during a two year period were actually inappropriate prescriptions.   This is a hugely important study, because with the recent exponential rise of antibiotic resistant infections, each and every use of antibiotics absolutely MUST be… Read more »

8 Proactive Ways To Protect Against Ebola

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  You’ve likely heard that the very first US Ebola patient died this early this morning.   And if you are like most people, this brings up some underlying anxiety about health in general, epidemics, and communicable illness.   I’ve seen enough tweets, FB posts, and gotten enough concerned emails in my inbox that I… Read more »