Dr. Weyrich's Naturopathic Functional Medicine Notebook is a collection of information on topics of interest to Dr. Weyrich that may be of interest to the world wide audience. Due to limitations of time, not all information that Dr. Weyrich knows or would like to further research is published here. Dr. Weyrich welcomes financial contributions to support specific research topics, as well as copies of non-free access journal articles for him to review on a topic. Constructive criticism is also welcome.


Overview of Viral Infections

Dr. Weyrich is aware of current research into botanical preparations that may be effective in treating a number of viral infections. Please stay tuned for more information!

Naturopathic, Complimentary and Alternative treatments for chronic viral infections that are considered below include:

  • Immune System Balancing

Treatment of Viral Infections

Please see conventional, complimentary and alternative medical treatments for important background information regarding the different types of medical treatments discussed below.

Naturopathic, Complimentary and Alternative Treatments

Immune System Balancing

[McCulley2018, pp 35, 89] reports that chronic viral infections are TH1-dominant autoimmune disorders, and proposes an approach to treating these diseases, which should be supervised by a properly trained medical professional. Dr. Weyrich has considerable interest in this topic, but has not treated any cases of chronic viral infections with Immune System Balancing.

Please see What is Immune System Balancing? for more information.


References for Viral Infections