COVID-19

Decline in influenza infections during the COVID-19 pandemic

By Tim Roberts / 17/12/2020 /

One of the few positives to come out of the COVID-19 emergency has been the remarkable decline in influenza virus infections within a few weeks of the emergency declaration. Flutracking Australia’s weekly polling of over 40,000 participants has revealed historically low rates of infection since April 2020. Similar declines in influenza circulation are reported from…

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Give yourself the best chance to fight virus infections

By Tim Roberts / 08/04/2020 /

When you are fighting a viral infection like COVID 19, the body needs to build a huge quantity of defence proteins to kill the virus. The body needs amino acids to build the defence proteins, and OptimAAte provides the amino acids that are in the highest demand at this time. This is how it works:…

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How does your body make antibodies to a virus or bacterium it has never seen before?

By Tim Roberts / 23/03/2020 /

Imagine walking around with 10 billion different keys in your pocket. You could unlock 10 billion different locks. This is what your immune system can do. It can potentially protect us against 10 billion different infections, even though it has never seen the infective bug before. It has the plans to make 10 billion different…

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