Influenza: Pathophysiology and Natural Therapeutics DIGITAL DOWNLOAD

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This material is also available in this store in CD-ROM format with .wav files, and in MP3 format on a flash drive. 

This course consists 3 hours of audio lecture, and a data disk with PDF files of the lecture notes, powerpoint slides, and supplemental readings. This is entry-level to intermediate and requires no previous training in herbalism or nutrition. Lifestyle, nutritional and traditional herbal considerations for prevention or treatment of influenza, fever, and cough are presented. The materials were prepared in August 2009 during the 2009 swine flu pandemic. 

Print material include a Transcript and Certificate of Completion

CE Credits: 3.0

Pharmacy CE Credits: 0.25

Course materials include 3 hours of audio lecture, with accompanying slides, and 14 Supplemental readings on traditional, contemporary herbal, nutritional, naturopathic, and scientifc aspects of prevention and treatment of influenza and its chief presenting symptoms.

1. Influenza pathophysiology

2. Host responses to influenza

3. Vitamin D and influenza

4. Other dietary and nutritional aspects.

5. Lifestyle factors for prevention

6. A review of the context of the 1918 Influenza epidemic

7. Botanical medicine: support for immunomodulation

8. Botanical medicines and the cytokine storm.

9. Vitalist, naturopathic, and botanical treatment of fever

10. Aspirin and NSAID, historical use and potential advderse effects on viral infection. (0.25 hours)

11. Vitalist, naturopathic, and botanical treatment for cough in viral infections.

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  • 5
    Influenzas and pathology

    Posted by Erin on 15th May 2020

    Everyone needs to take this class. This information was almost all new to me and it was presented in such an interesting way, that I was able to retain even small details to share with my family. Please, please take this class. It could literally save your life.

  • 5
    Influenza Pathophysiology and Natural Theraputics

    Posted by Debra Wilson on 5th Apr 2020

    Very informative and precise with clinical studies. Excellent read.

  • 5
    Influenza: Pathophysiology and Natural Therapeutics DIGITAL DOWNLOAD

    Posted by Mike on 22nd Mar 2020

    Thorough, clear explanations of the what, why and how of working with influenza. Paul's decades of clinical experience make this a gem.