Get to know how Ebola virus attacks the immune system in the human body.
A study has linked intestinal bacteria to the prevention of diabetes.
Researchers found that use of antibiotics as a child might lead to the development of autoimmune diseases in adulthood.
The harms caused by nighttime light exposure was passed to offspring in a study on hamsters.
Researchers found the link between a person's anxiety attack and his/her immune system.
Battle with current therapies that are limited for progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) in younger patients, this study provides a possible new avenue for treatment. Amidst significant risks of the study, it still shows promise to prevent progression for MS.
Consuming carbohydrates during or immediately after an intense exercise helps the body recover faster and reduces the risk of compromising the immune system.
A new study shows that lack of sleep could weaken the immune system. It is also said that for the immune system to be at its best condition, sleeping seven or more hours is recommended.
Chewing food properly leads to the release of immune cells, Th17 cells, which help protect against infection and illness.
Just 20 minutes of walking may help fight inflammation in the body, helping minimize arthritis and other diseases.
Once dubbed as a "useless" part of the body, the appendix might have a biological use after all - immunity.
A person's immunity is affected by one's genes and is shaped by environmental factors like diet and location.
Researchers have created a new immune vaccine intended to fight and kill breast cancer cells.
Exposure to germs will strengthen the body's immune system.
Some natural supplements and healthy lifestyle strategies will help the body's immune system against infections and diseases.
Until recently, patients suffering from common ophthalmic ailments such as retinal disorders, glaucoma, and dry eye have largely been prescribed anti-inflammatory, anti-infective, anti-glaucoma, and anti-allergy agents, in addition to off-label steroidal medications, and warm compresses.