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Smorgasbord Health 2017 - Winterising your Body - Influenza the opportunistic pathogen.

Influenza can have a very serious effect on the very young and old and those who have poorly functioning immune systems.  As we head into October I am going to repeat my series on winterising the body. 1,604 more words

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The impact of how your baby is born - what you need to know about the microbiome effect

This summer, I read The Microbiome Effect by Toni Harman and Alex Wakeford. This is a fascinating account of emerging research that shows how vital bacteria are for human health. 1,176 more words


Immune systems as two-way metaphors...

Donna Haraway is awesome.  Has lots to say about metaphors and science, especially around immune systems.  Immune systems are something I am interested in (For The Thesis). 502 more words