Cold Sores and Cognition

Cold Sores and Cognition

Dementia may be tied to chronic infections. I’m Erin White and this is a dailyRx Minute. There may be a connection between several common viral and bacterial infections– and problems with mental cognition such as dementia. Viruses and bacteria that are responsible for cold sores, some respiratory infections, and stomach ulcers were shown to be…

Virus vs Bacteria

Virus vs Bacteria

We need to always differentiate between a virus and a bacteria that is causing the illness when you’re in clinic. If it’s a viral illness, typically symptoms are shorter lasting and classically the symptoms include fever, chills, sore throat, nasal congestion, runny nose, cough, and a lot of times you can have some body aches.…