Category: Immune Health

Mar
18
2017

Is it a cold or allergies?

With allergies, there is rarely a sore throat, not usually a cough and never fever, chills or general aches and pains …

Mar
12
2017

Taking Enbrel? How you can reduce the chance of getting infections when taking it.

The FDA has approved the medication Enbrel to treat rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and plaque psoriasis which is great news for anyone suffering from either of these very disabling conditions.
There is some bad news, however …

Mar
11
2017

What micronutrients are essential for immune system health?

Tired of getting sick? The Oregon State University Linus Pauling Institute declares, “Micronutrients play crucial roles in the development and expression of immune responses …

Mar
06
2017

How do I prevent getting infections when I take Entyvio?

The FDA has approved the medication Entyvio to treat ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, which is great news for anyone suffering from either of these very disabling conditions.
There is some bad news, however …

Feb
18
2017

How do I prevent getting infections when taking Stelara?

Disorders like Crohn’s disease, psoriatic arthritis and plaque psoriasis can be very disabling, and can even lead to death. Medications like Stelara have revolutionized therapy, but may also have serious side effects …

Feb
05
2017

To Beat the Common Cold, Build a High Performance Immune System

Dr. Jim recommends three strategies to ward off the troublesome viruses that cause the common cold. First, protect yourself. Second, if you get a cold prevent the spread of your germs to others. Finally, build …