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The Connection Between a Healthy Immune System and Preventing Cancer

The human immune system is an incredible thing. Composed of proteins and cells, the immune system is a very complicated network that protects the body from infection and disease. Unfortunately, the immune system can be weakened by lifestyle choices, cancer treatment, genetics and other factors. When it’s not functioning at its best, it can become… Read More »

Coronavirus: Nutritional therapist explains how to quickly boost your immune system

Around 590 people have tested positive for coronavirus so far in the UK, and a doctor recently warned that we should all expect to see Covid-19 reach us or someone we know in the coming weeks. Experts have been sharing advice on how best to try and avoid the illness, with top tips including frequently… Read More »

Drug that restricts overactive immune systems could help treat lupus

By Ruby Prosser Scully Interferon (pictured in bottles) is involved in regulating the body’s immune systemiStock/Getty Images A drug that stops the body’s overactive immune system could be key to treating lupus. This would be only the second new drug for the autoimmune condition in 60 years. Around 5 million people around the world are… Read More »