Immune Conditions is a board term to describe the inability of your immune system to differentiate your cells from harmful outside invaders. Immune Conditions include allergies, asthma, auto-immunity and food sensitivities. There are alternative methods to treat these conditions outside of the normal pharmaceutical treatments, which include Clinical Nutrition, Botanical Medicine, Lifestyle Counseling, Homeopathy and with Acupuncture and other Traditional Chinese Medicinal Techniques. If you want to learn more about the many alternate health therapies that might apply to you, contact Dr. Hunt and get a FREE 15 minute consultation!
Allergies are one of the most common immune conditions in the modern age. Symptoms include sneezing, stuffy noise, itchiness, red eyes and/ or an asthma attack. Allergies can be fatal in the form of anaphylaxis if you have a sever reaction to food substances, environmental factors, animals or medication. Allergies are caused by your bodies immune system reacting to a normally harmless substance, and can be treated via lifestyle counseling to reduce or in some cases eliminate allergies. By slowly adapting your body to allergens, your body can slowly adapt and recognize the allergens as harmless rather than harmful. Find out more about treating allergies by contacting Dr. Hunt.
Asthma is a common chronic inflammatory disease that effects the airways of a person. Symptoms inclde airflow obstruction, wheezing, coughing, and shortness or breath. Asthma is thought to be caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors. Asthma can be largely avoided by voiding triggers, such as allergens, and irritants. Treatments include Lifestyle Counseling/Modification, which can identify your trigger substance and can help you plan for it's removal. Contact Dr. Hunt to learn more about your potential Asthma triggers.
Auto immunity is the failure of an organism to recognize part of it's self, thus triggering an immune response to attack the "foreign" cell/tissue. Auto immune diseases include: Allergies, Sarcoidosis, Addison's Disease and many more. To learn more about any auto immune diseases you may have, contact Dr. Hunt to receive a FREE 15 minute consultation.
Food sensitives or food intolerance are often mistaken for food allergies but in reality are two different things. It is usually a detrimental reaction, often delayed to a food, beverage food additive or compound that will produce symptoms in one or more body organs. Treatments include Dietary changes or overall Lifestyle Changes. To get more information about Food sensitivities, contact Dr. Hunt today!