immunity

How does your body make antibodies to a virus or bacterium it has never seen before?

By Tim Roberts / 23/03/2020 /

Imagine walking around with 10 billion different keys in your pocket. You could unlock 10 billion different locks. This is what your immune system can do. It can potentially protect us against 10 billion different infections, even though it has never seen the infective bug before. It has the plans to make 10 billion different…

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Sick

The thing to do to help fight infections: take amino acids

By Tim Roberts / 05/03/2020 /

Every day, your body is exposed to numerous viruses and bacteria which we loosely describe as germs. At some times of the year, the numbers of infectious organsims are increased and we are more likely to succumb to an infection. It is important to practice good hygiene and to give your body the best chance…

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