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immune system

Maximize those micronutrients to battle COVID-19

Consider boosting your immune response and lowering inflammation with Vitamin C and zinc.

Allergists taking to tongue tablets

Under-the-tongue pills, which gained FDA approval five years ago, have seen widespread acceptance.

Relapse-fighting MS drug gains FDA approval

The new treatment, Mavenclad, is recommended for patients who have seen less success with other MS medications.

Beware the ball pit

Scientists took a few samples from these colorful play areas and tested them in a lab. The conclusion: Well, read on.

Severe stress may send immune system into overdrive

Treating stress-related disorders may reduce the risk of developing autoimmune diseases.

Exercise an antidote for aging

Strong evidence encouraging people to commit to regular exercise is a viable solution to living healthier.

Cancer ‘vaccine’ rids body of multiple cancer types—in mice

But will it work in humans?

Annual flu shot doesn’t weaken your immune system

In fact, just the opposite may occur.

Climate change may up asthma irritant

Researchers warn about possible increase of fungus that may cause serious damage to cells in human airways.

Patient Story

A search for solutions

A rheumatologist summarizes one patient's winding road to diagnosing an autoimmune disease: "It is sometimes more art than science."

New treatments helping kids with juvenile arthritis

Several biologics have been approved by the FDA for use with certain forms of the disease.

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