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how to boost immune system to hepatitis b

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes, but: prophylactically, meaning that you get the vaccine prior to getting infected. If infected, you will need the treatment, taking chances isn't an o ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
HEPATITIS B: Liver injury is determined by patient's immune response to infection. Hepatocellular damage is indicated by the presence of serologic immune markers, ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Either: You are immune from having had it before and recovered or you have been vaccinated against hbv.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Camilla Graham
26 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: About 95% of otherwise healthy adults who are exposed to hepatitis b will control the infection with their own immune systems. The hepatitis b (hbv) i ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
Vitamins: There is no evidence that vitamins are ever going to increase your immune system to a specific virus. Hpv is so common, it might be considered an ano ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Exercise: The only intervention in older folks that consistently, by prospective studies, is shown to benefit realistic measures of immune protection from disea ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Simple rules: Get adequate rest. Eat properly, exercise. Try to have proper mental health. It sounds simple but each of these things can affect the inmmune system. ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
See below: Once you have stopped taking enbrel, (etanercept) the immune system should become more responsive on its own. There is no way to "boost" the immune s ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probiotics: Probiotics are live bacteria, that when present in the gut, leads to some measure of improved health. The intestinal bacterial can be very different ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Simple rules: Get adequate rest. Eat properly, exercise. Try to have proper mental health. It sounds simple but each of these things can affect the inmmune system. ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Multifactorial: Restful sleep, decrease stresses, exercise, eat healthy and laughter.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Prepared antibody: The HIB vaccine allows the body to prepare blocking antibodies ahead of time.Antibodies form to the vaccine antigen that will be immediately available ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
You can't: As far as we know, you can't. Even if you could, it might not be a good idea. In years of pandemic influenza outbreaks, such as the infamous 1918 ep ... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: It has no value.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Protection: Means that specific individual is well protected against hepatitis b.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Healthy lifestyles: It is hard to boost your immune system excpet with vaccines used for infection control. But one can compromise the normal immune system by certain unh ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Not sure what...: You are referring to but the average incubation period to develop symptoms after exposure is 100 days.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Almost all of them!: Research shows that vitamins a, b complex (esp. B6, B12 & folic acid) c, d, e & k all enhance immune function. Bioflavonoids and minerals like zinc ar ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Unclear.: If you are asking how long the vaccine is effective for, the three dose regimen can last a lifetime.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely : Hib vaccine is helpful when given early in life to build antibiodies that protect the infant/kid from hib disease later in life.It can be given as ear ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Not Known how: It is popular as being good for health for prevention of cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular health.These are the claims made.Acoording to nccam which ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
What's wrong?: The immune system has many facets and can affect different conditions. There are no real ways to boost the immune system with vitamins and minerals un ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
32 years experience Pain Management
Antibodies: In type one diabetes, our own body's antibodies go haywire and attack the islts of langerhans of the pancreas. Islet of langerhans cells produce insul ... Read More
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