Traditional Chinese Medicine, Western Science, and the Fight Against Allergic Disease

Henry Ehrlich spoke with me about his new book "Traditional Chinese Medicine, Western Science, and the Fight Against Allergic Disease" which he co-authored with Dr Xiu-Min Li.  This book furthers Henry's first book, "Food Allergies, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and the Search for a Cure."  It also deepens and broadens the...

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It takes a village to raise a child.  On a microscopic level, each child is a village unto himself; and that village sculpts everything from their immune system to psyche. DURING OUR recent conversation, Professor Christopher Lowry of University of Colorado elegantly painted the picture of each person as a...

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Nanoparticles  with  Peanut  Protein  Intravenously Deliver  Tolerance I  was honored to speak with Dr Stephen Miller of Northwestern University Medical School.  I emailed him after a reader had directed me to the study press release discussing how he and his team had 'turned off peanut allergy.' In the interview, Dr...

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// You’re not sickly – your environment’s just changing way too quickly! -An interview with Moises Velasquez-Manoff, author of “An Epidemic of Absence: A New Way of Understanding Allergies and Autoimmune Diseases.”   I admit I scoured “An Epidemic of Absence: A New Way of Understanding Allergies and Autoimmune Diseases”...

Epidemic of Absence

Eczema, Asthma, Allergy:  What does the Hygiene Hypothesis tell us? The hygiene hypothesis essentially talks about the lack of early exposure to - microbes, parasites, infectious disease... - leading to a miseducated immune system manifesting in things like eczema, asthma, food allergies, MS, Crohns... you name it.  Essentially, at its...

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// This original post was published in December of 2012.  The updates (in italics) are from May of 2015.  Since that date, I've done a handful of interviews that discuss IgE, food allergies, and asthma: Chinese Herbs for Food Allergies and Asthma Talking Peanut Allergy Cure with Intravenously Delivered Nanoparticles...

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// This interview was conducted with the world renowned immunologist and Chinese Herbalist Dr. Xiu-Min Li via phone and email discussing the latest in her proprietary Chinese Herbal Formulas for asthma and food allergies. Dr Li is the originator of FAHF-2 (food allergy herbal formula) and ASHMI (anti-asthma herbal medicine...