In today’s crazy world we are all concerned with building our immunity. Did you know that over 70% of your immune cells are located in your gut? It makes sense if you think about it. Read More
Turmeric is a spice commonly used to make sauces and delicious curry. This bright yellow- orange spice comes from the turmeric root. Aside from cooking, it’s been used as an antioxidant and as an alternative Read More
As the weather cools down and the days get noticeably shorter, our energy tends to trend toward a dormant winter state so we need to prepare for a winter slowdown of our body. A gentle Read More
It’s important to know that simply building immunity will not prevent you from contracting COVID-19. The virus that causes COVID-19 is unique, meaning those who contract it have no existing antibodies to mount a defense. Read More
Vitamin D, commonly known as the “sunshine vitamin”, is considered to be one of the most important vitamins required for the functioning of a healthy body. Yet many of us suffer from a vitamin D Read More
Vitamin C has become iconic, a symbol of natural health. If someone takes one supplement, it’s likely to be vitamin C. The buzz surrounding vitamin C started in the 70s. Linus Pauling, PhD, had long Read More
With COVID-19 still impacting us we should all be taking stemps to make sure our immune system is at peak performance. For anyone living with an autoimmune condition, this can present added challenges. Because autoimmune Read More
There is a caveat to the push for increased Vitamin D: Don’t forget magnesium. A review published in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association found Vitamin D can’t be metabolized without sufficient magnesium levels, Read More
Choline, a vital nutrient for many body functions such as nerve signaling, liver and muscle functioning, is essential for our health. Compared to omega-3s, which were discovered almost a century ago, the importance of choline Read More
You don’t go around licking Petri dishes with illnesses in them, you sleep decently, and you eat some nutritious foods, so why are you still getting sick? In spite of good nutrition, plenty of sleep, Read More
Do you seem to be bombarded with health tips directed at helping you live healthy? We focus on content that will help support and improve immunity, Some common ideas include:
- How you can add immunity boosting vitamins and supplements to your diet.
- How sleep impacts immunity
- How much exercise is needed to boost immunity
Your first line of defense is to choose a healthy lifestyle. Following general good-health guidelines is the single best step you can take toward naturally keeping your immune system working properly. We hope these health tips can help.
Your immune system is incredibly complex. It has to be strong enough and sophisticated enough to fight off a variety of illnesses and infections, but not so strong that it overreacts unnecessarily — causing allergies and other autoimmune disorders to develop. To operate in such a delicate balance, your immune system is tightly controlled by a variety of inputs.
But despite its complexity, there are everyday lifestyle habits you can focus on to help give your immune system what it needs to fight off an infection or illness. Here are five science-backed ways to ensure your immune system has everything it needs to function optimally, as well as why you shouldn’t rely on supplements to boost your immune system.