Category Archives: Health

COVID UPDATE for July 10

COVID UPDATE for July 10 The quandary of inflexible ideology quan·da·ry kwänd(ə)rē noun A predicament. A state of intellectual paralysis.   FaceBook, Twitter and YouTube are filled with warnings of impending doom, but these positions lead to a quandary.   Position 1: The COVID-19 pandemic is a hoax, perpetrated by a global conspiracy, using lockdowns, […]

COVID UPDATE for July 3, 2020

COVID UPDATE for July 3rd, 2020 The quandary of inflexible ideology quan·da·ry kwänd(ə)rē noun A predicament. A state of intellectual paralysis. FaceBook, Twitter and YouTube are filled with warnings of impending doom, but these positions lead to a quandary.   Position 1: The COVID-19 pandemic is a hoax, perpetrated by a global conspiracy, using lockdowns, […]

COVID UPDATE for July 1, 2020

COVID UPDATE for July 1, 2020 Autopsy reports continue to show a problem of abnormal blood clotting. Often hundreds or thousands of mini-clots in the lungs, liver, heart, kidney and brain. Most recently, researchers have pinpointed a causative factor = a dysfunction of platelet-producing cells. Platelet aggregation is the term that describes the formation of […]

COVID-19 UPDATE for June 26th

COVID-19 UPDATE for June 26th   About the author: Stephen Cherniske taught Clinical Nutrition at two southern California universities and directed the first FDA-licensed clinical lab specializing in nutrition and immunology. You can follow him on FaceBook and My2048.com  

COVID-19 UPDATE for Thursday June 25th

COVID-19 UPDATE for Thursday June 25th   About the author: Stephen Cherniske taught Clinical Nutrition at two southern California universities and directed the first FDA-licensed clinical lab specializing in nutrition and immunology. You can follow him on FaceBook and My2048.com   We know that the majority of people infected with the COVID-19 virus have only mild […]

When will this end?

When will this end? There are three possibilities. Best case, this turns out to resemble SARS, a coronavirus pandemic that started somewhere in Asia in 2003. SARS infected only about 8000 people globally and killed “only” 800. Obviously, the virus that causes COVID-19 is far more virulent, infecting over 9.3 million people, and killing – […]

COVID-19 Video Replay for June 19th

 Download The Four Stages of Infection Help Stop Webalony! There’s a quick way to improve social media that we can borrow from scientists. It’s called “demand primary source.” If the post you are reading starts with “They” did / found / discovered… ask the sender to identify exactly who “they” are, and exactly where […]

Four Stages of Infection

The Four Stages of Infection Stage 1:  EXPOSURE Mucosal Immunity * Zinc: 30 mg/d * DHEA: 15 to 50 mg/d to maintainyouthful serum DHEAS levels Immune Competence: * HVNFD devoid of sugar* Vitamin D: 5,000 to 10,000 iu/d  M-F* Medicinal Mushroom concentrates:1-2 g/d. Double at first sign* Selenium: 200 mcg on Sunday* Melatonin: 2-6 mg/before […]

COVID-19 Video Replay for June 12th

Help Stop Webalony! There’s a quick way to improve social media that we can borrow from scientists. It’s called “demand primary source.” If the post you are reading starts with “They” did / found / discovered… ask the sender to identify exactly who “they” are, and exactly where “they” published their findings. This week, “they” […]

COVID-19 Video Replay for June 5th

Help Stop Webalony! There’s a quick way to improve social media that we can borrow from scientists. It’s called “demand primary source.” If the post you are reading starts with “They” did / found / discovered… ask the sender to identify exactly who “they” are, and exactly where “they” published their findings. This week, “they” […]

COVID-19 UPDATE for Monday, May 11

COVID-19 UPDATE for Monday, May 11 News out of South Korea, where the opening of a small number of night clubs in the Itaewon district on Friday was followed by 35 new cases by Monday morning. Similar spikes have been seen in Seattle as the warm weather brought crowds to beaches and parks, and I […]

COVID-19 Update for May 5th

COVID-19 Update for May 5th About the author: Stephen Cherniske was an adjunct instructor at UCLA (Clinical Nutrition) and directed the nation’s first FDA-licensed clinical lab specializing in nutrition and Immunology. I promised some good news today, and there are two items to celebrate. 1. The first modifiable risk factor analysis has been published. Background: […]

COVID=19 UPDATE for April 23rd

COVID=19 UPDATE for April 23rd: 1. We are eagerly watching for preliminary data from The University of WA’s clinical trial of Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) + azithromycin. Unlike two other studies, including a study of Veterans Administration hospitals, the UW study will give a low dose to newly diagnosed individuals and their close contacts, looking for an […]

COVID-19 UPDATE for Wednesday April 15

COVID-19 UPDATE for Wednesday April 15 About the author: Stephen Cherniske taught Clinical Nutrition at two southern California universities and directed the first FDA-licensed clinical lab specializing in nutrition and immunology. You can follow him on FaceBook and My2048.com We know that the majority of people infected with the COVID-19 have only mild symptoms while […]

Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) Update for 04/08/20

Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) Update for 04/08/20 As you might expect, Natalie and I are receiving requests for prescriptions for HCQ. We’re refusing, based on the side-effect profile (especially for heart or kidney disease patients) and the lack of reliable data. And that doesn’t mean a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled study. I’d go with the real-time experience […]

What we need to learn – ASAP about Covid-19

What we need to learn – ASAP about Covid-19. About the author. Stephen Cherniske taught Clinical Nutrition at two southern California universities and directed the nation’s first FDA-licensed clinical lab specializing in nutrition and immunology. He and his wife, a board-certified Family Medicine MD, provide information and insights at My2048.com.   A 101- year-old man […]