Some Viral infections/ diseases can be prevented with vaccinations: measles, polio, chickenpox. Vaccines can also prevent infections such as the flu, Hep A, Hep B, and human papillomavirus (HPV). Some antiviral meds are available to treat herpes simplex
Elderberry is extremely high in vitamin C, flavonoids & virus-fighting proteins that work together to give your immune system an extra shield against the cold & flu. Taking 1 tsp. to 1 tbsp. of the extract 2X a day can do wonders for your immunity. Its antioxidant activity lowers cholesterol, improve vision, boosts immunity, improves heart health & heals bacterial & viral infections & tonsillitis. Its anthocyanins protect the inner layer of blood vessels from oxidative stress.
Are you wondering what's causing your sore throat? Strep throat, is a particularly severe form of sore throat that is caused by a bacterial infection. But most sore throats are caused by viral illnesses and are not responsive to treatment with antibiotics. Here are some foods that are capable of treating both!
FLU-BUSTING, LUNG-STIMULATING SMOOTHIE. With the rising incidence of viral and bacterial infections plaguing children, there is one smoothie combination that works extremely well to increase the immune system and stimulate the lungs.