Tag: immune defense

Immune Defense and Repair Systems in Biologic Medicine I:

Clinical relevance of biological response modifiers in autoimmunity.

Diagnosis, treatment, tests and interpretation.

By Russell Jaffe, MD, Ph.D.,CCN

A common clinical assumption is that homeostatic mechanisms and immune defense and repair reserves are intact or can be spontaneously restored. This is not the case in autoimmune illnesses where homeostasis and immune defenses have been disrupted as marked by intracellular acidosis, impaired electron transport, and depletion of biochemical cofactors, often concurrently present. The cases and consequences for this are addressed in this article with emphasis on differential diagnosis and recent advances in laboratory testing.  Read more

 

 

Ask Dr. J: Corn sensitivity and animals who have ingested corn feeds

On this edition of “Ask Dr. J”, Dr. Jaffe is asked if we should avoid animals who have ingested corn-based feeds …

Dr. Russell Jaffe discusses collagen

On this edition of “Ask Dr. J”, Dr. Russell Jaffe talks about how collagen is formed and repaired in the body …

Why do people suffer from heart attacks due to ischemia but we don’t hear about nose or ear attacks?

Why do people suffer from heart attacks due to ischemia but we don’t hear about nose or ear attacks? Dr. Russell Jaffe …