Let us create a 3D eBook for you!
Let us create a 3d Digital eBook for you! DigyCat.com

Helping Your Immune System Win The War Against Disease


Just as our country is currently engaged in a war against covert terrorism, your immune system is similarly waging a constant war against the hidden enemies within your body.

This war started before you were born and it will continue until you die. Although it's a war that always ends in defeat, there's a lot you can do to markedly postpone that ultimate defeat and to maintain a state of vibrant health into advanced old age.

These enemies of your immune system include well over 400 toxins ingested from the food you eat, the water you drink, and the air you breathe, along with a multitude of bacteria, viruses, and mutated cancer cells. Increasingly, it has to deal with particularly aggressive bacteria that have developed resistance to most, if not all, antibiotics.

It is also being challenged by a host of new viruses, including HIV, SARS, West Nile, ever-changing strains of influenza that now bear the threat of a world-wide pandemic. Never in the history of our species has it been more important to have a very strong, well-functioning immune system.

A recent longitudinal study, however, has shown that an average person's immune system declines at a rate of approximately 3% per year! The subjects in this 12-year study were all young adults and were apparently healthy when the study began.

When your immune system is functioning fully, it's very much like a very powerful army. It is composed of several highly specialized types of cells, much as an army is made up of many different specialty groups.

Just as supply lines are of crucial importance for an army to wage an effective and successful campaign, the cells of your immune system must similarly receive a constant infusion of all the crucially-important nutrients that they need. As is well known in the art of war, when these supply lines break down, the war is lost.

Another element that is of equally crucial importance--both to an effective fighting army and to your immune system--is constant and effective communication. If this breaks down, the war also cannot be won. One of the most common objectives in warfare is to destroy the "command and control" of the enemy.

When communication breaks down in the immune system, the individual cells in this system do not work together effectively; moreover, they lose their effectiveness both in being able to detect various kinds of enemies and in disabling them. And worst of all, they often mistakenly perceive that other cells are the enemy and aggressively attack them. This results in the many forms of auto-immune diseases that are becoming increasingly prevalent.

So promoting healthy communication within the immune system is clearly of the utmost importance. Until very recently, however, very little has been known about how to do this. Even now, most people know absolutely nothing about this crucially important form of health care. My main purpose here is to guide you in gaining the knowledge you need to provide your immune system what it needs in order to maintain optimal cell-to-cell communication.

Thanks to the electron microscope and the new science of Glycobiology (or Glycomics), it is now known that eight basic sugar molecules are of crucial importance in cellular communication. Collectively, these sugars (or monosaccharides) are called glyconutrients (the prefix, "glyco," from the Greek word for sweet).

Sadly, six of these eight sugars are markedly deficient in the modern diet. On the bright side, however, it is now possible to correct this deficiency through supplementation. This new kind of supplement is called glyconutrition and is often referred to as "the missing link" in nutrition. Along with essential amino acids, essential fatty acids, and essential vitamins and minerals, it comprises a fourth category of nutrition that is absolutely necessary for optimal health.

It's very important to have an immune system that is both strong and well-modulated. The word "strong" here refers to its potency in attacking and destroying pathogens of all kinds. There's a wide array of nutrients that can contribute to keeping the immune system strong or in giving it a temporary boost. Colostrum, Echinacea, Beta Glucan, and other mushroom extracts are important examples.

But if your immune system is strong in this sense without also being well-modulated--that is, if it's unable to discriminate accurately between friend and foe--its strength may actually be used AGAINST you. The end result of this may be the development of some kind of auto-immune disorder, such as MS, Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, and many, many others. This is very likely a major contributing factor to how auto-immune disorders of all types are currently proliferating at an accelerating rate.

Fortunately, there are now excellent supplements that support the immune system in BOTH of these crucially important ways.To learn much more about them and how to get them, please click on the URL below.

George Shears
Retired Psychologist & Wellness Consultant
http://www.MannaSpirit.com/GetWellNow


MORE RESOURCES:

Nutrition - Google News

This RSS feed URL is deprecated

This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

As Nutrition Education Faces Deep Federal Cuts, a New Report Maps Alternative Funding - Civil Eats


Civil Eats

As Nutrition Education Faces Deep Federal Cuts, a New Report Maps Alternative Funding
Civil Eats
In public health alone, the tax law is likely to trigger massive spending cuts, including $61 million from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and $900 million from a health education fund in the Affordable Care Act. The tax bill could also mean $145 ...

and more »

NUTRITION: Don't believe the hype against bananas - Duluth News Tribune


Duluth News Tribune

NUTRITION: Don't believe the hype against bananas
Duluth News Tribune
January is the month to declare we are going to eat healthier and get in better shape. As you cruise the internet to find more ways to eat fruits and vegetables, you may begin doubting bananas. Internet pop-up ads have made the banana into a food ...

and more »

Nutrition aiding battle against diabetes - Albuquerque Journal


Albuquerque Journal

Nutrition aiding battle against diabetes
Albuquerque Journal
And a big part of that care has to do with nutrition, according to a new review of evidence from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Medical nutrition therapy (MNT) is specialized nutrition treatment for people with diabetes and other medical ...

Food industry — stop hiding nutrition information - Santa Fe New Mexican


Food industry — stop hiding nutrition information
Santa Fe New Mexican
Nearly 4 in 10 American adults are obese. That's an all-time high. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration proposed two rules to help combat this epidemic. The first would require chain restaurants to include calorie counts on their menus. The second ...

Amarilloan Ann Grandjean remembered for pioneering nutrition work - Amarillo.com


Amarillo.com

Amarilloan Ann Grandjean remembered for pioneering nutrition work
Amarillo.com
Following her retirement from the CHN in 2009, Grandjean worked with Glenda Woscyna, medical nutrition education program director at UNMC, to develop and gain approval for a master's degree program with a medical nutrition emphasis. She continued her ...

and more »

Fit Kitchen talks nutrition, diversification and growth - FoodNavigator.com


FoodNavigator.com

Fit Kitchen talks nutrition, diversification and growth
FoodNavigator.com
Further diversification plans are afoot. The group has been working with snacks giant PepsiCo as part of its start-up accelerator programme to develop a range of ambient snacks. “We have looked at nacho style crisps and asked: how can you change ...

and more »

5 reasons you are always hungry - Omaha World-Herald


Omaha World-Herald

5 reasons you are always hungry
Omaha World-Herald
Certain eating habits lead to constant hunger. Constant hunger causes uncontrolled eating, followed by weight gain, and in the end, results in overall diet frustration. Consider the following eating habits you may have fallen into, and make a change to ...

New AMA Online Course Aims to Improve Nutrition Conversations - Monthly Prescribing Reference


New AMA Online Course Aims to Improve Nutrition Conversations
Monthly Prescribing Reference
HealthDay News — The American Medical Association (AMA) is offering a three-hour online nutrition course for physicians to help patients make the nutritional changes they need to prevent and help treat heart disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure ...

4 More Nutrition Myths That No Hiker Should Believe - Backpacker Magazine


4 More Nutrition Myths That No Hiker Should Believe
Backpacker Magazine
As the person responsible for preparing trail foods for a family of six, I need to know what's good nutrition advice, and what's nonsense. That way, when my husband grabs an energy drink or my kids try to snack on strawberries without washing them, I ...

LargeFriends.com - the best dating site for plus-sized singles!
SuccessfulMatchCentral.com - the best dating site for plus-sized singles!

PreLaunchX

DietRight.biz Domain Is For Sale - $8,500 For Enquiries eMail Us

© www.DietRight.biz 2012

home | site map | links