Fight Off Colds & Flu This Season
Products & Therapies To Fight Colds & Flu
As cold and flu season is quickly approaching us we want to take some time to highlight some great products and therapies that we havehere right at your fingertips that can be very beneficial in warding off all of the sicknesses around you.
Chiropractic Adjustments Fight Colds & Flu
Chiropractic has been shown in hundreds of research articles to improve the function of the body’s immune system. If your immune system is working at 100%, especially because you get the benefits of chiropractic care, versus people who don’t use chiropractic, you have greater ability to be healthy and not suffer from as many colds & flu as the general population does. Chiropractic care can help raise your natural resistance to disease by removing a serious interference to your proper body function: Vertebral subluxations. Remember, an elevated temperature (fever) is one of your body’s defense mechanisms, helping you to destroy infection. Lowering a mild to moderate fever reduces this defense against this illness condition. Likewise, other symptoms of colds and flu are the body’s attempts to clear itself of bacterial and viral influences that attack the body
Essential Oil Effective At Fighting Colds & Flue Viruses
Thieves Oil – This healing oil is a blend of five different therapeutic grade essential oils, including cinnamon, clove, lemon, eucalyptus, and rosemary. This combination of healing oils covers a broad spectrum of antimicrobial activity and contains properties that strengthen the immune system. Due to its effectiveness against highly infectious germs, including viruses and bacteria, it is one of nature’s most powerful natural home remedies.
Zinc To The Rescue
Zinc Lozenges – In the laboratory, positively charged ionic zinc has been observed to have a number of antiviral effects on colds & flu. It has been proposed that zinc interferes with viral proliferation by inhibiting viral capsid formation when the virus replicates. Another theory is that zinc interferes with the binding and subsequent entry into cells by the virus. In addition, zinc may have positive effects in stimulating the immune system.
Increase White Blood Cells To Fight Colds & Flu
Diathermy – Diathermy has been known to boost your immune system, increase white blood cell circulation, and we will send the white blood cells to the infection site with the deep heat of the Diathermy. The diathermy will also thin the mucous secretions and has special anti-infection properties as well. The High Frequency relaxes spasm and helps the lymphatic system to drain in the area it is applied for 24 hours after the treatment.