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"Autoimmune Disease: The Infection Connection, Part 2" with Dr. Nikolas Hedberg, DC, DABCI


The connection between infections and autoimmune diseases continues to be well-supported yet conventional medicine fails to address this growing epidemic. In part 1 specific microbial connections with a variety of autoimmune diseases was covered and in part 2 Dr. Hedberg will focus on treatment strategies including nutrition, herbal medicines and supplementation (to review "Autoimmune Disease: The Infection Connection, Part 1" visit www.hawthornuniversity.org/webinararchives.html). Holistic management options can be highly effective in people with autoimmune diseases with nutrition as a major player to achieve successful outcomes. Nikolas Hedberg, D.C., D.A.B.C.I. is a board certified chiropractic internist by the American Board of Chiropractic Internists. He received his bachelor of science in exercise science from the University of Florida and his Doctor of Chiropractic from Texas Chiropractic College. He is the founder of the Immune Restoration Center in Asheville, NC where he focuses on autoimmune diseases, chronic infections and thyroid disorders. Dr. Hedberg is the author of the book, The Thyroid Alternative which is a comprehensive guide to diagnosing and treating autoimmune thyroid disorders. Dr. Hedberg's passion is the connection between infections and chronic illness which he calls, "The Infection Connection." Dr. Hedberg is also adjunct faculty at the University of Bridgeport involved in the M.S. in nutrition degree. Dr. Hedberg is the author of the new book Blood Chemistry Analysis For The Integrative Clinician available soon on Amazon.com. He has created an online training course focused on functional medicine approaches to infectious and autoimmune diseases at www.infectionconnection.net.