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Covid-19, African Americans, and Vitamin D Deficiency

Is there a link between the disproportionate incidence and severity of COVID-19 in African Americans and vitamin D insufficiency? Beth Ellen DiLuglio, MS, RDN, LDN By the 20th of April 2020, over 2.5 million worldwide cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) had been attributed to the novel severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-Co-V-2). Characteristics of the disease were recognized in December of 2019 and a global pandemic was declared in March 2020.[1] As of June 14, 2020 7.98 million cases and 434,980 deaths have been reported worldwide.[2]

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June 26, 2020

Early Nutrition Intervention for COVID-19

Early Nutrition Intervention for Early Recovery.... By Dr. Dicken Weatherby & Beth Ellen DiLuglio, MS, RDN, LDN Nutrition plays an indispensable role in immunity and it is well-known that nutrient insufficiency and outright malnutrition contribute to morbidity and mortality.

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April 24, 2020

COVID-19 & Vitamin C Deficiency

Behind every bad disease… is there a good nutrient missing? part 2 - Vitamin c Dr. Dicken Weatherby & Beth Ellen DiLuglio The global coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has mobilized essential healthcare workers to fight the virus on the frontlines. Unfortunately, as of yet there is no definitive curative treatment. These 2 research blog posts are summaries of two published articles exploring the relationship between deficiencies of essential nutrients and immune compromise.

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April 18, 2020

COVID-19 & Vitamin D Deficiency

Behind every bad disease… is there a good nutrient missing? part 1 - Vitamin D Dr. Dicken Weatherby & Beth Ellen DiLuglio The global coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has mobilized essential healthcare workers to fight the virus on the frontlines. Unfortunately, as of yet there is no definitive curative treatment. These 2 research blog posts are summaries of two published articles exploring the relationship between deficiencies of essential nutrients and immune compromise.

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April 18, 2020

COVID-19, Zinc Deficiency and the Zinc Taste Test

I’ve been reading more and more recently, as I am sure have you, about the connection between a loss of taste and smell and Covid-19, the disease caused by an infection of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

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April 9, 2020

Supporting Optimal Immune Function During the Covid-19 Crisis

  Treating Immune Dysfunction At Optimal DX, our mission is to help you help your patients achieve optimal health so they can experience an optimal life. We remain steadfast in our commitment to creating cutting-edge tools for you to offer a clear view of each person's health and better define how their health can be improved. 

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April 8, 2020

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