Author Archive for: swlukasz

Microbiom and COVID-19

In the face of pandemic we are looking for solutions that will help us to fight with the pathogen. Scientists observe course of infection among different patients to find out what decides of gentle or severe progression of COVID-19. How to identify high risk group? Is only age decisive for the severe course of COVID-19? And if so, how to

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Tick season

ILADS RECOMMENDATIONS (International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society): The patient after a tick bite (even without any symptoms) should receive antibiotic therapy as soon as possible. The above treatment should be extended to 6 weeks if the patient develops erythema or flu-like symptoms after a tick bite (osteoarticular pain, malaise, fever). Probiotics should always be taken during antibiotic therapy. The

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Opening hours

Dear Patients, we would like to inform you that we are returning to standard working hours from Monday, June 1st. The Center will be open from 8:00 to 18:00 on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, and from 8:00 to 20:00 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. At the same time, we remind you that we are still operating with increased sanitary rigor. To

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COVID-19 and mysterious disease in children

In recent days, the media are reporting a “mysterious disease” in children and its connection to COVID-19 infection. Cases with symptoms resembling Kawasaki disease are reported. Reports come from Italy, Great Britain, France, Spain, and the United States. What is Kawasaki disease? Kawasaki disease is an acute inflammation of small and medium vessels, with an increased risk of coronary artery

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Allergies and probiotics

Along with the beginning of the spring and the increased concentration of pollen in the air, allergy season begins. Therefore, a large number of patients suffering from pollinosis join the patients struggling with this problem all year round. Approximately 1 billion people worldwide currently suffer from allergies, and these numbers are estimated to increase to 4 billion in the next

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Lifestyle & immunity

In these uncertain times everyone tries to introduce some lifestyle changes, to improve own immunity and resistance against some pathogens. We must remember though that strengthening of immune system is a process and requires combination of many factors to be effective. There are some products and tricks that we can use to improve our immunological capacity. In this publication we

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Eat better – reach for legumes!

Stacks of dry products with a long shelf life are piled up in your storage, and you don’t know what to cook with them? Reach for legumes! Of course, if you are not struggling with intestinal problems or increased sensitivity to this kind of food. Legumes: they are a source of carbohydrates, but to a much lesser extent than flour

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How the immune system fights coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)?

After being infected with SARS-CoV-2 virus, our immune system begins a dramatic war in the upper and then the lower respiratory tract. Usually it ends in victory, but unfortunately sometimes also collects fatalities. 80% of infected people have mild or even asymptomatic infection. In a dozen or so percent, the infection is severe, a few percent of those infected will

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