Tag Archives: Immune

How antibiotics weaken the immune system

Monitoring your own energy level a real eye-opener,” says Claudine Campbell, occupational therapy manager at How antibiotics weaken the immune system Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. The cost of misuse of antibiotics can be a weakened immune system. The important thing is to make it part of your routine. Without adequate sleep,… Read More »

You should pick your nose — and eat it, too! And other prescriptions for a better immune system

Should you pick your nose? Don’t laugh. Scientifically, it’s an interesting question. Should your children pick their noses? Should your children eat dirt? Maybe: Your body needs to know what immune challenges lurk in the immediate environment. Should you use anti-bacterial soap or hand sanitizers? No. Are we taking too many antibiotics? Yes. “I tell… Read More »

The immune system's fountain of youth

If only we could keep our bodies young, healthy and energetic, even as we attain the wisdom of our years. New research at the Weizmann Institute of Science suggests this dream could be at least partly obtainable in the future. The results of this research, led by Prof. Valery Krizhanovsky and Dr. Yossi Ovadya in… Read More »

What’s Your Immune System Status?

(NewsUSA) – Sponsored News – From erratic sleep schedules to not soaping up properly, modern living is rife with ways to compromise a healthy immune system. See where your routine might be leading your immune health off course, plus easy ways to get it back on track. See full-sized image here.  What’s Your Immune System Status?… Read More »