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Maternal Immune Activation and Neuropathology in Nonhuman Primates

Preliminary evidence of neuropathology in nonhuman primates prenatally exposed to maternal immune activation.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25816799

Abstract

Maternal infection during pregnancy increases the risk for neurodevelopmental disorders in offspring. 237 more words

Autism

Restoring the Balance

Within each and every one of us lies a complex system of organisms that exist in order to make sure that everything goes smoothly. Many of us are familiar with probiotics, but not really sure what they do, or how they get there. 246 more words

Digestive Healing

Great Immune System Information

I started watching this series of videos on cancer (unrelated to Lyme, I know). But this second one has a lot of information on the immune system and ways to support it, which of course is integral for healing Lyme, too. 49 more words

Lyme Disease

Human immunization.

As we continue to weaken the human immune system the number of immunisations we will each need will reach impossible levels.

Philosophy

In brief (March 2015, part I): immune variability and HPV vaccine

Two picks from what I’ve read over the past couple of months:
the adaptability of the immune system, or how our immune system is more heavily shaped by our environment and the microbes we encounter than by our genes, 680 more words

Medicine

Keren Elazari: Hackers: the Internet's immune system

Some might see them as the bad guys, maybe even terrorists. But Karen Elazari argues that Hackers are the immune system of the Internet.
As she says, with great power comes great responsibility. 20 more words