A strong immune system is so important for a healthy life. In this episode the WNW doc’s dive into where does our immune system come from and what controls it. Don’t worry even though they talk about what makes up the immune system (TH1 and TH2 responses, B and T cells) they make it easy to understand.
Did you know that the initial exposure to bacteria (either via the vaginal canal or skin because of c-section) will alter your child’s immune system. Dr Sonya shares her experience with both forms of birth. Her first child was born via C-section and her second was a VBAC (vaginal birth after c-section) and she shares the differences in her sons immune responses. Also what she does to ensure that her kids have the strongest immune system possible.
WNW dive into how we can support a healthy immune system from which foods to introduce and when, to how best to support their healthy micro biome, to their favorite supplements to help support healthy immune responses regardless of how your baby was born. Yes they have tools to support immune systems in children that were born via c-section vs vaginal and formula fed vs breast milk.
Finally they dissect vaccines and immune responses. No this is not about not vaccinating, it’s about understanding what’s in vaccines and how they influence our immune responses. You’ll learn about the 5 components of a vaccine: immunogens, preservatives, adjuvants, stabilizers, residuals along with they 4 different types of vaccines given; live, inactive, toxoid and component .
So join WNW and learn how to support your child’s immune system so that they can live a long, HEALTHY live.