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...first combination of breakthrough drugs that boost the immune system to fight cancer has been approved, giving maker Bristol-Myers...that tumor cells use to "cloak" themselves from the immune system so it can't spot and attack tumors.Bristol-Myers...
The Bookworm Sez: In nurse's world, no detail is unimportant

...night, with abdominal pain and blood issues. Another was going home soon, six weeks post-chemo, with a stronger immune system. A third, an elderly man who seemed to be near death, was prescribed medication that might prove too strong for...
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Local experts address common vaccine concerns

...concerned the vaccine schedule could overwhelm a child's immune system, while others are wary of the chemicals used in the...vaccines in a certain amount of time could overwhelm the immune system, Felts said immunization schedules have been studied...
Public Health Center to launch community vaccine clinics

...some parents choose not to vaccinate. The idea that too many vaccines are given at once, overwhelming a child's immune system, is another concern for parents. "Neither one of those are true," Marsters said. In 2012, a Center for Disease...

...or other medication.Dillard and others say they are not worried about measles because their children have strong immune systems. They cite statistics: Out of the 1,000-plus measles cases in the past decade, there was not a single death...

...including the intravenous fluids and electrolytes needed to keep Ebola victims alive long enough for their bodies' immune systems to fight the virus."We just take for granted how easy it is in America to get these things," he said.The number...

...Drinking the water could cause vomiting, cramps and rashes. Health officials advised children and those with weak immune systems to avoid showering or bathing in the water.Worried residents told not to drink, brush their teeth or wash dishes...

...also shed the salmonella bacterium, which represents a health risk to young children and older people with weakened immune systems.Pet owners can minimize that risk by washing their hands immediately after handling hedgehogs, cleaning their cages...
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The real American hustle

...hours of eating. Arm-bend-numb can cause feeling of deep depression, a variety of cancers and problems with your immune system that can result in death."I don't know about you, but by the time that's through, I've decided to take my...

...Brussels sprouts and blueberries are an excellent source of antioxidants and phytonutrients, helping to support a strong immune system. Also, walnuts and canola oil are among the top 10 food sources of plant-based omega-3 fat and may help...


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