I’ve written in this blog about food and beverage brands that are formulating products with immune balance benefits as the primary calling card for the brand. Ensure’s product lineup includes a recently-launched Immune Balance variety touting nutrients to support balanced immune health. AgroLabs just introduced Superfruit immune health shot including EpiCor to support immune health. [...]
Is this the patient or the doc?
The Huffington Post is one of my favorite news portals, simply because it offers so much in one place. From time to time I check in with its health section to see what’s being written. I like it because the story headlines have a little attitude and [...]
A high school classmate of mine is now a music professor at Florida State. He wrote on his Facebook page the other day that a lot of his students “are dropping like flies” due to cold/flu/flu-like illness.
I’ve got my two college kids set up with 2 months of EpiCor. Hopefully, they’re washing their hands [...]
I’ve written at length in this blog about the basic model of immune balance. This is the ability…or inability… of the body to control immune response so that certain immune cells attack when needed while other immune cells help stave off immune aggression and not compound a condition by overreacting.
Once in a while, it’s [...]
When companies and organizations talk about and tout their own product, that’s an everyday occurrence we’re all accustomed to. It’s called promotion. Marketing. Awareness-raising. Whatever term you like.
When an organization and its product is honored by its industry–a global assembly of peers, some of whom the product and company compete against–that’s different. That’s a [...]
Some research on massage and immune response was published this week. A Los Angeles Times story talked about the findings. Research conducted at Cedars- Sinai Medical Center that was published in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine showed that a single massage can increase lymphocyte cell activity while decreasing certain stress-activated hormones. The story headline describes the study as ”boosting” the [...]
One of the Tweeps I follow on Twitter is Kristy Mills, a naturopathic physician-in-training
in Laguna Niguel, CA. Kristy just posted something on her blog that I thought was a pretty good read: “12 Steps to Save America with Nutrition.” Actually, she posted this last year, but recently tweeted that it still [...]
AgroLabs has introduced a new immune health liquid shot called Superfruit Immune Boost. It contains EpiCor and ispackaged in a 3 oz. shot bottle, kind of like those 5 Hour Energy drinks. You can get them at Costco.
AgroLabs specializes in “liquid nutrition.” You should see their product lineup. Everything from cranberry omega 3 to wheat [...]
A story in last week’s New York Times got me..and scores of others, I’m sure…thinking about our wired world. The story described new research showing the brain needs downtime, away from constant stimulus. This was illustrated in studies at The University of California San Francisco and the University of Michigan. The story discusses the growing [...]