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"Migrating birds avoid tropical diseases"


By migrating out of the tropics and back to Europe to mate and raise their young, many birds species avoid having to deploy a hefty immune system.


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

Health And Nutrition At Any Age

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