Entries by Dr. Edward Layne

Questions and Answers on Coronavirus Infection and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Questions and Answers on Coronavirus Infection and the COVID-19 Pandemic (My Preventive Health LLC for Gastroenterology And Nutrition Clinics PC) 1. Question: What is Coronavirus? Answer: Corona virus is an RNA virus that normally lives in bats. Is a member of the SARS family of viruses, that cause Severe Acute Respiratory distress Syndrome or “SARS”. […]

What You Need to Know About COVID-19

What are the COVID-19 Symptoms? Symptoms range from a mild cough to pneumonia. Patients may experience fever; flu-like symptoms such as coughing, sore throat, and fatigue; and shortness of breath. In severe cases, there can be more serious progression including respiratory distress and fatal organ failure. How does the virus spread?According to the CDC, COVID-19 […]

New coronavirus stable for hours on surfaces

SARS-CoV-2 stability similar to original SARS virus. What is Coronavirus? The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for several hours to days in aerosols and on surfaces, according to a new study from National Institutes of Health, CDC, UCLA and Princeton University scientists in The New England Journal of Medicine. The scientists found […]

Chronic Fatigue Weakens Your Immune System

IN THIS ISSUE VOL 22 (7.5) 2018 Learn How Chronic Fatigue Weakens Your Immune System Click here to download the full pdf version.   Edward A. Layne, M.D., Editor Chronic Fatigue Weakens Your Immune System Getting proper rest is a key to a stronger immune system, so make a plan for chronic fatigue. Travelling across […]

Stress Weakens Your Immune System

IN THIS ISSUE VOL 22 (7.4) 2018 Learn How Stress Weakens Your Immune System Click here to download the full pdf version.   Edward A. Layne, M.D., Editor Boost Your Immune System By Relieving Stress Daily stress can destroy your Immune System. Many of us live in a daily ‘pressure cooker’ at home and at […]

Boost Your Immune System By Eating The Right Foods

IN THIS ISSUE VOL 22 (7.3) 2018 Learn How to Boost Your Immune System By Eating the Right Foods Click here to download the full pdf version.   Edward A. Layne, M.D., Editor Boost Your Immune System By Eating The Right Foods Cancer Prevention for Your Entire Family Here are some general guidelines on foods […]

Guidelines : Cancer Protection For Your Entire Family

IN THIS ISSUE VOL 22 (7.1) 2018 Learn About Cancer Protection For Your Entire Family Click here to download the full pdf version.   Edward A. Layne, M.D., Editor The next 5 issues of Good Health News will focus on the immune system. A gentle reminder that the immune system is the part of the […]

Are There Side Effects/Complications When Taking Prebiotics and Probiotics?

IN THIS ISSUE VOL 22 (6.4) 2018 Are There Side Effects/Complications When Taking Prebiotics and Probiotics? Click here to download the full pdf version.   Edward A. Layne, M.D., Editor Prebiotics and Probiotics Side Effects Prebiotic foods that contain increased fiber can produce excess gas in some patients. This problem can usually be solved by decreasing […]