March 28, 2020 2:25 pm
For the study, researchers from the University Hospital of Bonn fed a high-salt diet to mice and found them to suffer from severe bacterial infections.
September 26, 2019 3:45 pm
Apart from trying a healthy diet and proper fitness regime, your body clock also plays an important role in overall fitness. A recent study that investigated Circadian rhythms, commonly referred to as body clocks, suggests that it may influence mechanisms related to immunity.
July 17, 2019 2:19 pm
Contrary to healthy kids, some children find it difficult to fight even simple pathogens and may fall ill repeatedly, indicating that they lack this basic immune system or that there is a defect which needs to be addressed.
May 22, 2019 3:58 pm
The study adds to a growing body of research about the health effects of spaceflight on the musculoskeletal system, according to the researchers from Henry Ford Hospital in the US.
February 16, 2019 2:44 pm
The importance of sleep for one's mental and physical well-being has been highlighted by various studies time and again. However, a new study has established a link between sleep and the body's immune system.
March 25, 2016 11:16 pm
Autoimmune problems have a strong genetic predisposition but triggers may include excessive exposure to sun, infections, drugs or other conditions.
September 23, 2014 10:29 am
Although their immune system works very differently from that of adults, babies may be able to mount a stronger immune defence than previously thought.
May 11, 2015 3:50 pm
Whether diet influences autoimmunity has been the subject of several unresolved debates.
June 12, 2014 5:25 pm
Know why does your infant get infections every now and then? It has nothing to do with weak immunity.
May 11, 2015 4:27 pm
Our immune system protects us from various diseases.
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