Do Germs Cause Disease?

May 6, 2019

 

Louis Pasteur is responsible for the “germ theory” of disease. It’s based on the belief that germs cause disease and that exposure to them makes you sick.

 

Even on his deathbed, Pasteur confessed that it wasn’t germs that caused disease. Rather, it was the environment in which the germs were in. In other words – the conditions had to be just right for germs to manifest into a disease.

 

Parents are starting to understand that children need exposure to germs to gain natural immunity. In fact, many believe that the increase in allergies and asthma is the result of over-sanitization by “germophobic” parents.

 

When functioning without compromise, our immune system is effective at dealing with just about any germ you or I might encounter. Many who opt for regular chiropractic checkups often make a common observation. “I don’t seem to get the bug that’s always going around.” Coincidence?

Please reload

Featured Posts

Why ‘Useless’ Back Surgery Is Still Popular

May 1, 2017

1/10
Please reload

Recent Posts

May 22, 2019

Please reload

Archive
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

Dr. Ronald Gefaller

Relief Care Chiropractic Center

 

Call Now: 1-716-667-6800

Monday -  Friday     9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday                   Emergencies Only
Sunday                      Emergencies Only

 

Walk-In Patient's are Welcome!

 

© 2023 Medical Clinic. Proudly created with Wix.com