Long gone are the days when the benefits of fasting are ascribed to some vague nonsense about “detox” or “cleansing.” The problem with claims of “detoxification,” are that no one can ever identify what toxins are being eliminated. 1,524 more words
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A frequently asked question in my clinic is whether acupuncture can strengthen the Immune System. The answer is yes…it is amazing at doing this.
Your immune system is your body’s security detail – the cells tissues and organs that comprise it help repel foreign invaders like bacteria, parasites and other microbes that can cause infections. 470 more words
Everybody has something right now. It’s flu season, cold season, and basic communicative crud season. Those who aren’t sick are disinfecting like crazy, trying to keep from getting it all. 655 more words
Insights may inform wound management techniques.
Beneficial bacteria(link is external) on the skin of lab mice work with the animals’ immune systems to defend against disease-causing microbes and accelerate wound healing, according to new research from scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health. 311 more words