Tag: immune repair

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

 

 

Recommended Avoidance Time after LRA Testing

In this week’s edition of “Ask Dr. J”, Dr. Russell Jaffe is asked why he recommends 3-6 months of avoidance time to …

Predictive Biomarker Test #6: Vitamin D

The medical literature currently contains more than 50,000 articles on Vitamin D. Vitamin D levels play a significant role …

How does Vitamin C treat infection, decrease oxidative stress & more?

In this week’s “Ask Dr. J”, Dr. Russell Jaffe is asked how does Vitamin C treat infection, decrease oxidative …