We got covid again, in my household, and it was brutal

Severe headache and high fever for two adult women and a four year old. My temp never reached 101F, but I slept for 24 hours, waking briefly to hydrate, tossing and turning because of the aches. I kept myself hydrated but still managed to lose six pounds anyway. Symptoms cleared after two days, with someContinue reading “We got covid again, in my household, and it was brutal”

Is there any science behind elderberry concentrate?

Elderberry concentrate (from Sambucus nigra) has been used by folk medicine doctors for centuries from China to America to treat colds and flu. In slavic countries as well. But is there any science behind it? It turns out there is. Lots of science. Elderberries contain compounds that are antiviral. “The clinical study presented by KongContinue reading “Is there any science behind elderberry concentrate?”

“Fear is the mind killer”

This little nugget of wisdom from Frank Herbert’s novel “Dune” brought me out of the panicdemic which was orchestrated to prepare us all to receive pharma’s vaccines. Fear, like all of the strong emotions, inhibits our ability to think critically. We become much more malleable when we are in the grip of strong emotions likeContinue reading ““Fear is the mind killer””

Does the covid vaccine increase the chance of severe covid during the two week waiting period post-vaccination?

Recall that vitamin D deficiency negatively impacts the immune system. It has been shown that zinc deficiency also harms the immune system. We know that US vitamin D deficiency (< 20 ng/ml) is about 40% and that almost half of the world’s population has vitamin D insufficiency (between 20-30 ng/ml). In the US, between 50-60%Continue reading “Does the covid vaccine increase the chance of severe covid during the two week waiting period post-vaccination?”

Covid patients are starving in hospitals…is malnutrition contributing to covid mortality?

Some nurses are reporting that their covid patients are starving in hospitals. (about an hour into the video) How can this be? Aren’t hospitals required to feed patients and aren’t nurses required to chart the patients being fed? Yes, hospitals are required to feed patients, but, because of the pandemic “emergency,” nurses only have toContinue reading “Covid patients are starving in hospitals…is malnutrition contributing to covid mortality?”