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Honey and its Health Benefits

Ever thought of bees and their stinging power, swelling and the dis-shape they give you. They are very protective when it comes to their territory many can agree with mi. 313 more words

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Top Natural Ways to Boost Your Immunity


If you are one of those unlucky people who seem to catch every cold going around the office, or everything your kids bring home from school, here are some effective natural ways you can give you immune health a boost to fight off any infections. 1,294 more words

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Researchers find clues how white blood cells get chickenpox

The virus that causes chickenpox–varicella zoster virus (VZV)–possesses a protein that could enhance its ability to hijack white blood cells and spread throughout the body, according to new research published in PLOS Pathogens. 290 more words

Everyday Science

The immune system is a complex and remarkable aspect of our bodies. To protect our body from harm, this system will do all it can to destroy the invading pathogen. 38 more words

Biology

Cellular electric charges can be used to fight bacterial infections

Changing the natural electrical signaling that exists in cells outside the nervous system can improve resistance to life-threatening bacterial infections, according to new research from Tufts University biologists. 859 more words

Everyday Science

How to make your own kefir

Kefir is largely unfamiliar to those of us living in the West, and can initially sound a bit unappealing to our diets and lifestyles that emphasise sterility and clamping down on bacteria. 1,026 more words

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