"A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold."
- Ogden Nash
Every year the Center for Disease Control (CDC) expects that 5% to 20% of the population will get the flu and that 200,000 people will be hospitalized because of it. Even more than that will get a cold. Is it inevitable?
The implications and the cost of getting cold or flu are quite high, especially nowadays:
Asian Health Wisdom Regarding Flu and Cold
"Food tends to be a neglected area in Western Medicine."
- Dr.Yuan Wang, Warren Shier and Mika Ono Ancient Wisdom, Modern Kitchen: Recipes from the East for Health, Healing and Long Life.
WinVivo recommends these measures to maintain a healthy immune system and to prevent flu and cold:
"Your immune system is your interface with the environment. If it is healthy and doing its job right, you can interact with germs and not get infections, with allergens and not have allergic reactions, with carcinogens and not get cancer. A healthy immune system is the cornerstone of good general health."
- Andrew Weil, M.D., in Natural Health, Natural Medicine (2004), p. 210.
Have you ever experienced coughing day and night for weeks and nothing you have tried seemed to help? Pathological, chronic cough can be detrimental to health, irritating, and stressful both physiologically and socially.
Many travelers would swear that they get sick after every trip or vacation, especially international trips. They wonder if it was the food, the water, the smog in the city, or the airplane ride. It turns out that airline carriers are also formidable carriers of the common cold. A recent study says you may be 100 times more likely to catch a cold or get sinus infection on a plane than you are in your normal daily life, according to a study published in the Journal of Environmental Health Research.
Sinus infection (sinusitis) causes great misery: nasal congestion, sneezing, headache, pain, postnasal drip, and obstructed breath. Sinusitis can be caused by acute upper respiratory infection (URI), allergens and pollutants.
"People are taking two, three, sometimes four different medications at a time to relieve their symptoms quickly and effectively because they are increasingly unsatisfied with their allergy medications. This can be a very costly, dangerous and frequently ineffective solution to treating bothersome symptoms," Dr. Alpen Patel, a medical-scientific council member of the Asthma and Allergy Association of America.
Botano Guard™ capsules deliver a synergistic combination of natural immune boosters with broad-spectrum antiviral and antibacterial herbs that, together, build defensive and offensive protection against harmful microorganisms.
Immune Rebalancer capsules deliver a synergistic combination of botanicals that naturally regulate the immune system to de-sensitize your body to a broad spectrum of allergens.
Stop your cough and give your throat a chance to heal. Botano Throat sugar-free lozenges quickly and effectively relieve cough and then help heal the throat by suppressing bronchial inflammation.
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