These are vitamin strategies that might help to boost the immune system:
As you know the coronavirus, or COVID-19, is in our community and we must all do our part to reduce its spread. At Medical Wellness Center for Integrative Medicine, we continue to follow all CDC, state, and national recommendations. MWA will remain open to meet your healthcare needs with some modifications to keep everyone safe. This article is to give you some guidance about when to come into the office and some options if you do get sick.
Online and Phone AppointmentsWe ask that anyone who has a fever and/or upper respiratory symptoms to please DO NOT come to the office. Instead, please call and set up a remote Telemedicine consultation where you can talk with your provider from home.
For anyone who is sick or anyone who feels more comfortable staying home, Medical Wellness providers who are set up for online cloud visits include:
Anyone can request the telemedicine visits by making an appointment at 1-800-834-4325
In-Office Appointments: For those of you who would like to come to the office or are getting services that require coming to the office such as for Vitamin IVs, chiropractic, medical acupuncture, colonic hydrotherapy, Regenerative Injections, etc. or doctors’ visits, please note that the office is closed for direct patient contact. We regret taking this action, but in keeping with state and national recommendations to contain the spread of the virus, we are taking this step temporarily. We will advise you when direct patient care will resume. Check our website daily for the updates: www.DrMartinGallagher.com or www.vitamincoach.comWe are working hard to stay updated on the most current information in order to provide you with the best care. The MWA family is here for you as we go through these challenging times together. Please contact our office if you have any questions at 800-834-4325.Current information can be found at these sites:
Preparing for COVID-19 and Boosting Your Immune SystemExperts are predicting that many of us in our communities will contract the COVID-19 virus at some point in the next year. So, what can you do to prevent getting sick? What do you do if you get sick? Here is some specific guidance:Prevention:Here is a list of ideas, supplements and herbs for preventing improving your immune system and reducing your risk of complications from COVID-19. Remember, we’re still in the midst of the flu season!
The vast majority of people who will get sick with COVID-19 will have mild to moderate symptoms and will need to stay at home to recover. We are not sure how long after having the disease you are still contagious. The estimates from experts are between 10-37 days.
Over the years, our office has used a number of strategies to boost the immune system. The following are things that have been used for other viral infections and may be helpful for COVID-19.
We are here for you, and we want to help.
Our goal is to return you to optimal health as soon as possible. To schedule an appointment, order your vitamins, refill your prescriptions, please call: 800-834-4325Martin Gallagher, MD, DC