Tag Archives: Covid

Can Flu Vaccine Increase COVID Risk?

For years, concerns have been raised that previous flu vaccination seems to increase patients’ risk of contracting more severe pandemic illness. This occurred during the 2008 to 2009 flu season, when prior vaccination with the seasonal flu vaccine was associated with an increased risk of H1N1 “swine flu” during spring/summer 2009 in Canada.1 A January… Read More »

Are Enzymes a Key to COVID Endothelial Injury?

Enzymes catalyze many biological reactions in your body. They regulate the rate of these chemical reactions, speeding them up so necessary functions like digestion, muscle contractions and other aspects of cellular metabolism can occur.1 Enzymes are also emerging as key players in COVID-19, as studies suggest damage to the endothelium, which are cells covering blood… Read More »