Wellness Talks

Episode 07: Flu Update, Measles, Shingles and Nutrigenomics

April 19, 2019

Zak opens the discussion with VaxPro founders, Steve Nye and Jay Plavnick, describing how we survived the polar vortex. The conversation includes an update from the CDC regarding influenza illness/mortality for the 2018-2019 season, the reasons why the projected influenza disease rates are lower than previous years and the many benefits for holding corporate flu clinics. The recent measles outbreak is discussed along with the new vaccine for Shingles.

Special guest Dr. Sherry Zhang discusses GenoPalate’s strategy for helping people eat healthy according to their genetic make-up. By merging nutrition with genomics, they give people a scientific and personalized way to “eat for their genes.”

Shout out to Nye Audio, LLC for producing this episode

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