Allergies are the 6th leading cause of chronic illness in the United States. Research shows around 50 million people are affected by nasal allergies alone. 30% of adults get hit and 40% of children, leading to it being the #1 health issue effecting kids. Costing the US $18 billion per year. 1
Allergens come from all angles. Indoor allergens from pets and mold to outdoor pollens, grasses, weeds, and more. Skin allergies can range from hives, inflammation to eczema and other skin contact problems.
Traditional approaches include painful and expensive allergy testing to identify the culprits. Over the counter medication (antihistamines) are taken heavily in America but carry with them the uncomfortable and harmful side effects of drowsiness, dizziness, nausea, confusion, and mood effects. 2 Finally immunotherapy is usually a harsh approach and can cause short and long term complications and get very expensive.
A stressed out, run down, under nourished immune system is a sure fire way to leave your immune system at risk. With 2018 seeing a rise in Influenza Like Illnesses (ILIs) now is the time to be taking care of your defense system.
A panic seems to circle the flu each year and as stated above most of the rise in cases are flu-like cases, not just the flu. Symptoms include fever, sore muscles, nausea, weakness, cough, diarrhea, vomiting and a running nose. This points to a big need for a more proactive approach on giving the body what it needs to thrive.
The flu, a viral driven respiratory illness, can be a fatal condition if not properly addressed, especially if there are underlying immune complications. 1 Traditional approaches are medications to treat the condition (Tamiflu, etc) and vaccination.
Effectiveness studies for this years vaccine show a 10-17% effectiveness rate against the flu virus strain that has caused 80%+ of flu cases....