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One Benefit of Meditation

Meditation and Immunity

A study on meditation measured brain activity before, immediately after and four months after an 8 week training program in mindfulness meditation. At the end of the 8 weeks, subjects were inoculated with the flu vaccine. 22 more words

Living With Chemo Part 3

If you are going through chemo you really want to boost your immune system. Through CTCA and all the information that they gave us, I know how important it is to keep your immune system UP, especially with the flu season in full swing. 476 more words


More Sex Increases Chance of Conceiving (But Not Why You Think): Study

The more often a woman has sex, the more frequently her immune system gets the message that it’s time to make baby, which may increase her chances of conceiving, new research suggests. 818 more words

Wait, Can Sex Boost Your Immunity?

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Sex at any time in a woman’s monthly cycle may trigger immune system changes that boost the likelihood of getting pregnant, a new study suggests. 346 more words

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Lists v Lupus

I love writing lists, always have. Getting things achieved, ticking them off and giving myself a smug pat on the back at the end of the day.  308 more words

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GARLIC: The Effect on Diabetes

Garlic is used for treatment of diabetes type II symptoms in terms of managing “antidiabetic activity, antimicrobial, anti-arthritic and hypoglycemic etc.” (Belemkar, Dhameliya, & Pata, 2013, pp. 281 more words


Richard Corriere's Smart, Fun & Weird Science Update: More Frequent Sex enhances female fertility by changing the immune system

Richard Corriere’s Smart, Fun & Weird Science Update:  More Frequent Sex enhances female fertility by changing the immune system

Indiana University researchers found that sex can boost a woman’s fertility by altering the immune… 95 more words

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