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Gut bacteria deficit linked to higher asthma risk

Gut bacteria deficit linked to higher asthma riskScientists have known for a long time that gut bacteria plays an important role in our digestive health; however, now there is more evidence that it influences many different aspects of our well-being, including our asthma risk.

Although many differ, we …

Alzheimer’s disease progress influenced by brain-blood barrier disruption

Alzheimer’s disease progress influenced by brain-blood barrier disruptionAs researchers continue to explore Alzheimer’s disease, they note that the immune system and disruptions in the brain-blood barrier can lead to its progression. The important brain-blood barrier is called the blood-cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and, unfortunately, it is often neglected. …

Deep sleep may strengthen immune system memory of antigens

Deep sleep may strengthen immune system memory of antigensSlow wave sleep, or deep sleep, has been found to boost the immune system memory by storing data of antigens. The data is stored the same way memories are formed during the sleep cycle.

An antigen is a substance that …

Celiac disease diagnosis easier with new painless blood test

Celiac disease diagnosis easier with new painless blood testA new blood test will be able to better detect celiac disease – gluten allergy – than the traditional way of using the tissue in the small intestine. The findings come from the University of Oslo, Faculty of Medicine.

In …

Immune system the possible link between nature and health

Immune system the possible pathway amidst nature and healthThe role of the immune system is to maintain good health, and now researchers have found that nature may be able to help boost our immune system. The findings comes from researchers at the University of Illinois, where they found …

Liver failure treatment using immune system improvements

Liver failure treatmentLiver failure treatment with immunity boosting molecules can better help the immune system fight off the infection associated with liver disease, this according to new findings. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh uncovered an immune-boosting molecule called CSF-1 to improve …

Study: Candida albicans, a yeast infection fungus, evades immune system attack

Study: Candida albicans, a yeast infection fungus, evades immune system attackResearchers have uncovered that Candida albicans, the fungus responsible for vaginal yeast infections and mouth infection thrush, can prevent immune system attacks which can enable deadly infections to enter the bloodstream.

The latest study was conducted by researchers …

Misdiagnosis of zinc deficiency leads to copper deficiency

zinc deficiency leads to copper deficiencyThe human body requires essential minerals in order to perform its functions. There are two types of dietary essential minerals the body needs: Major and minor. Major essential minerals consist of calcium, sodium, sulfur, phosphorus, potassium, magnesium and chlorine. Minor …

4 top healing foods to boost your immune system

healing foodsIt takes more than an apple a day to keep your family doctor away. It takes more than washing your hands and using hand sanitizer, too.

As it turns out, it’s the addition of so-called “superfoods” – or healing foods – to …

4 signs you’re not ready for flu season

FLU, IMMUNE SYSTEMYes, I just had my flu shot this week. I’m primed to make it through the season of probable sickness without being sidelined to the couch with a box of Kleenex and easy access to the bathroom.

Sit me down …

Boost Your Immune System With The ‘Mother Of All Antioxidants’

160537978It’s the secret to treating everything from autism to Alzheimer’s disease, and warding off cancer, heart disease and dementia. But you likely don’t know much about it – if at all.

The secret? Glutathione.

Dubbed the “mother of all antioxidants,” glutathione is …

Drink To Your Health: Alcohol And The Immune System

148327821Forget about holiday seasonal guilt and raising a glass (or three) to ring in the new year. New research suggests that you needn’t lock away the bottles for the rest of the year.

Moderate alcohol consumption has its benefits; it …

Why You’re More Likely To Die This Winter

78053949Old Man Winter can be deadly. We all like to complain about the cold weather, the sidewalks that haven’t been cleared, and the need for cumbersome bulky layers of clothing and thick-soled boots. Some of us remember soldiering through five …

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