Viruses are strange creatures. Biologists have struggled with how to relate them to the conventional tree of life. They are complicated organic matter, either living or non-living. However, they can be found wherever there is life. Take a look at some facts about viruses and discover how peculiar agents they are: What does Virus Mean?
At The LifeCo Phuket, Thomas Lodi, MD, MD (H) answers some of the most commonly asked questions regarding the recent events of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019 nCoV) for us. 2019 novel coronavirus is a very mild virus, and it only has a 2% mortality rate at this point. When we consider Influenza, which has a 10-15%
Using public transport is maybe not as enjoyable as driving your own personal vehicle. Still, it is an excellent alternative for city dwellers as it enables them to travel along planned routes easily. The problem is that especially during flu season, there is a chance that you can catch flu from others. If you worry
Here at The LifeCo Phuket, our resident oncology specialist and Chief Medical Operator Thomas Lodi, MD, MD (H) answers some of the most commonly asked questions regarding the recent outbreak of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019 nCoV). As you will read, Dr. Lodi emphasizes the necessity of boosting our immune system with simple and effective strategies.
The true potential of our immune system is still unknown, but we are all aware of the vital role the immune system plays in keeping us healthy and feeling our best. In this article, our goal is to shift the way you think about your own immune function, while we share helpful tips that
The emergence of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is a wakeup call for everyone. This is a testament that we live in a truly toxic world! Now is the best time as any to start looking into ways on how to protect ourselves from falling prey to the effects of this global health situation. Viral illnesses
With cold and flu season being just around the corner, it’s extremely important to strengthen your immune system to avoid getting ill. While good hand washing protocol is a great start, there are quite a few different diet and lifestyle choices that can also fend off sickness. Practice these tips early because it’s always better
Immunity is like a shield of the body which protects the organism against the diseases caused by bacteria and viruses present in the atmosphere. This shield allows the body to stay healthy and thus you don’t fall sick very often. The incredible benefits of coconut oil: Coconut oil contains lauric acid and caprylic acid, which
When our little bundle of joy comes into the world, we usually tend to go in overdrive, trying frantically to protect that precious gift from everything. Even the thought of a fleck of dust settling on the perfect cherub is too difficult to bear. But before we all go about morphing into germaphobes, there are