Posts Tagged "cold and flue prevention"

Improving Immunity Naturally

Posted on Nov 29, 2011 in Health and Wellness

My patients often ask me about whether or not to take a flue shot.  Have you considered what you can do to improve your immunity naturally?  As we frequently read about the many side effects of drugs, why not take advantage of the natural herbal medicines?  Empirical studies on herbs such as Radix Astragalus, Reishi mushroom and Cordyceps have been shown to increase T and B Cells, RBC and WBC counts.  One famous formula I often recommend is the “Jade Windscreen” formula has Astragalus as the primary herb and is my personal favorite to strengthen immunity and prevent colds and...

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