Influenza or Flu

Jun 26, 2019

Understanding Influenza

Influenza, commonly known as the flu, is a highly contagious viral infection that affects the respiratory system. It is caused by the influenza virus and can result in mild to severe illness. At Sanctuary Therapies, we understand the impact that influenza can have on your health and well-being. That's why we offer alternative and natural medicine treatments to help you recover and boost your immune system.

Symptoms and Complications

Flu symptoms can vary from person to person, but commonly include:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • Fatigue
  • Vomiting or diarrhea (more common in children)

Complications of influenza can be serious and may include:

  • Pneumonia
  • Bronchitis
  • Sinus infections
  • Ear infections
  • Worsening of pre-existing medical conditions

Prevention Strategies

Preventing the flu is essential to staying healthy. Here are some preventive measures you can take:

  • Get vaccinated annually
  • Wash your hands regularly with soap and water
  • Avoid close contact with sick individuals
  • Cover your mouth and nose when sneezing or coughing
  • Keep surfaces clean and disinfected
  • Maintain a healthy lifestyle with a balanced diet and regular exercise
  • Boost your immune system with alternative and natural medicine

Alternative Medicine for Flu

At Sanctuary Therapies, we offer a range of alternative medicine treatments to support your recovery from influenza. Our expert practitioners use modalities such as:

  • Acupuncture
  • Herbal medicine
  • Homeopathy
  • Nutritional therapy
  • Essential oil therapies
  • Energy healing techniques

These therapies aim to strengthen your immune system, alleviate symptoms, and promote overall wellness. We customize our treatments to suit your specific needs, ensuring a holistic approach to your well-being.

Benefits of Alternative Medicine

Choosing alternative and natural medicine for flu has several advantages:

  • Reduced reliance on pharmaceuticals
  • Minimal side effects
  • Promotion of overall well-being
  • Support for the body's natural healing processes
  • Personalized care tailored to your specific needs
  • Long-term prevention and immunity building

Book a Session Now

If you're seeking effective and natural solutions for managing influenza and its symptoms, Sanctuary Therapies is here to help. Our team of experienced practitioners are dedicated to providing compassionate care and holistic treatments. Contact us today to book a session and embark on your journey towards improved wellness.