Category Archives: Immunity & Inflammation


Food Allergy Testing

Two of the antibodies involved in allergic reactions are immunoglobulin E (IgE) and immunoglobulin G (IgG). IgE antibody production occurs right after ingestion or inhalation of an allergen (ie. a child eats a peanut and has an anaphylactic reaction), and is called a Type I immediate hypersensitivity reaction.  On the other hand, IgG antibodies are […]

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By: Dr. Elliott | Posted in: Immunity & Inflammation Nutrition Skin Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , : | Comment

My Favorite Immune Booster

5, B6, B12, folic acid), magnesium, calcium, and five essential trace minerals. The main advantage of IV therapy is that it bypasses the absorption required in the digestive tract.  Vitamin absorption issues are extremely common and can be caused by diet (i.e. vegetarians may be deficient in certain B vitamins and iron), birth control pill […]

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By: Dr. Elliott | Posted in: Immunity & Inflammation Longevity Supplementation | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , : | Comment

‘Tis the Season…

It’s my favorite season of all – finally, a good excuse to unbuckle my belt a couple notches, pour a stiff rum and eggnog, and indulge in as many sweet treats as I can before the New Year rolls in, along with pangs of guilt.  Does this sound familiar to you?  I think it’s safe […]

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By: Dr. Elliott | Posted in: Detoxification Immunity & Inflammation Longevity | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , : | Comment

Flu Vaccine Recall

An unfortunate number of excess adverse effects in the UK are leading Baxter to recall 300,000 doses of it’s influenza vaccine.  Baxter has run into some trouble in the past when it was caught adding Avian Flu Virus to it’s regular flu vaccines two years ago. Larger than usual amounts of those injected with Preflucel, […]

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By: Dr. Elliott | Posted in: Immunity & Inflammation | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , : | Comment

Vaccines

Wow!  I just watched a chilling, and at times heart breaking, documentary peering into the world of safety in vaccinating our youth.  I’ve added the link below so you can view it to. Vaccines have become a hot topic – they’ve been linked to the exponential growth of autism and neurodegenerative diseases – and many people […]

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Cold & Flu Season

Cold and flu season is (unfortunately!) just around the corner if it hasn’t already launched itself at you in full force.  The immune system is a powerful player in our body – keeping it in tip-top shape takes a bit of work.  Many people aren’t aware, but the functionality of our immune cells are very […]

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By: Dr. Elliott | Posted in: Immunity & Inflammation | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , : | Comment

Vaccinations

Have you been wondering about whether or not to vaccinate your child and have been searching for a resource that clearly lays out objective, scientifically-based information that illustrates the pros and cons of immunization? I’ve recently stumbled across a site that is an excellent resource for parents – it’s called the National Vaccine Information Center (NVIC). […]

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