Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new strain of the coronavirus that was first discovered in Wuhan city in China. The virus is named corona because it has the appearance of a crown. This COVID -19 disease is highly contagious with about a 5.5% mortality rate according to WHO statistics. At this critical time, it is important to go for a full medical check-up.
This article is meant to give you tips to help you during this pandemic. Firstly, we want our readers to be rest assured that this disease is not a death sentence as more than 94% of those infected have fully recovered. However, it’s important to boost your immune system during this period so as to help you recover quickly should you be infected.
How do you boost your immune system?
Firstly, by going for a full medical check-up to know your overall health status. The full medical checkup includes complete blood count, lipid profile, thyroid function test, liver function test, electrolytes, calcium levels, hormone profile, and vitamin levels. This will help you to know your immune status and if any of your organs are not optionally working.
Furthermore, our ozone therapy is still very much available and affordable. Ozone therapy is used to boost the immune system by inactivating, viruses, bacteria, parasites, fungi, yeasts and protozoa and also, by stimulating the immune system to speed up healing.
Vitamin C is an essential water-soluble vitamin that performs a lot of functions in the body including boosting the immune system. At Lyfe Medical Wellness, we has specially and scientifically formulated vitamin drip that will be administered intravenously to ensure that all the vitamins into the body where they can help boost your immune system to fight against various infections. This intravenous infusion therapy is safe and it takes about an hour to complete the procedure. Because vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin, there is a high probability that not much will be absorbed. Therefore, our high dose IV vitamin C does ensure that enough concentration of the vitamins enter the circulation where they are mostly used. According to research, apart from boosting the immune system, this high dose vitamin C treatment helps prevent certain forms of cancers, increases the survival rate and also the quality of life of some patients that have undergone chemotherapy, radiotherapy or both.
Lastly, in as much as boosting of the immune system is very important in fighting COVID-19, so are activities like frequent washing of hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, sanitization of hands with at least 60% alcohol-based hand sanitizers, proper use of hand gloves and masks and social distance.
IV vitamin therapy treatment cost ranges start from THB 1,800 depending on the type and formula of treatment. The treatment period can last between 60 to 180 minutes. IV vitamin treatment is very effective because the well-formulated vitamins are delivered directly to the bloodstream. At Lyfe Medical Wellness, we have offer a variety of formulas from vitamin cocktail, high dose vitamin C, detoxification, etc. You can get these treatments and many more at our Laguna Phuket branch or Rawai branch, Thailand.