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Disulfiram is a non-antibiotic medication currently being used for patients with persistent Lyme disease. This is the story of how this old medication became a new tool for a very common and debilitating condition.Share this:
Herbs and essential oils have been used for treatment of persistent Lyme disease for quite some time, but Western medicine has been slow to adopt these treatment modalities. Dr. Zhang, a researcher at Johns Hopkins, has been investigating herbs and plant based medicines as treatment for persistent Lyme disease and has demonstrated that certain combinations are quite effective at killing this bacteria.Share this:
A Virginia Tech researcher discovers a peptidoglycan shed by Lyme bacteria that is responsible for ongoing arthritis, which may lead to future treatment options.Share this:
Immune system balance is key to achieving health and longevity. This is a nice summary of why balance is so important and provides some very simple ways to achieve this–such as improving sleep quality/duration, meditation/stress reduction and nutrition.Share this:
How does good quality sleep improve your immune system? New research from Germany clarifies the role sleep plays in T cell activation–which is important for preventing many viral and bacterial infections as well as cancer.Share this: