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Health News - Immune System

Why narcolepsy is an autoimmune condition
New research finds an autoreactive type of immune cell related to narcolepsy, adding to the mounting body of evidence that the condition is autoimmune. (Medical News Today)

Heart disease and depression: Scientists find missing link
Heart disease raises the likelihood of depression, and vice versa. New research moves closer to understanding the mechanism that explains this link. (Medical News Today)

Avocado seeds may have anti-inflammatory properties
A research team has set out to prove that avocado seeds are more valuable than they seem because they contain compounds that may be anti-inflammatory. (Medical News Today)

What's the best shower frequency?
The ideal frequency of showering depends on the season and a person’s age and lifestyle. It is possible to shower too much and cause skin issues. Learn more about how often you should shower here. (Medical News Today)

MMR vaccine does not cause autism, even in those most at risk
Studies have already shown that the MMR vaccine does not cause autism. A new study goes one step further and proves that at-risk children are safe, too. (Medical News Today)

'Taking treatment for autoimmune disease in a new direction'
Could a newly devised therapy pave the way toward better, less risky treatments for autoimmune conditions such as multiple sclerosis and type 1 diabetes? (Medical News Today)

What are the best dietary sources of vitamin D?
Vitamin D can improve bone, muscle, and immune system health. Foods with a high vitamin D content include oily fish, some mushrooms, and egg yolks. Learn more about the best dietary sources of vitamin D here. (Medical News Today)

How to perform a lymphatic drainage massage
When health conditions cause a buildup of lymph fluid, people can use lymphatic drainage massage to get this fluid moving. In this article, we discuss the benefits of lymphatic massage and how to do it at home. (Medical News Today)

Why sleep is good for your arteries
A study of mice has uncovered an anti-inflammatory mechanism, involving a brain hormone through which good sleep can slow plaque buildup in arteries. (Medical News Today)

Aggressive brain cancer: Why does immunotherapy fail?
New research helps explain why some glioblastoma tumors respond to immunotherapy whereas the majority of these aggressive cancers do not. (Medical News Today)

Which foods are rich in vitamin A?
Vitamin A is an essential nutrient that plays a role in a range of bodily processes, such as immune function and vision. Here, we discuss 14 of the best food sources of vitamin A. (Medical News Today)

Flu breakthrough: Universal vaccine may be in sight
In a discovery that the researchers have deemed to be 'paradigm-shifting,' 'killer' immune cells may offer protection against all types of flu virus. (Medical News Today)

New stem cells could be 'universally transplanted'
Researchers have designed a type of stem cell that should be able to withhold transplantation into any recipient without facing rejection. (Medical News Today)

Top 12 healthful fruits
All fruits are healthful, but some stand out for their exceptional nutritional values. In this article, we look at 12 of the best fruits that people can eat to boost their health and wellbeing. (Medical News Today)

How sleep can boost your body's immune response
New research pinpoints the mechanism through which sleep helps boost the activity of immune cells, thereby enhancing the body's immune response. (Medical News Today)

What are examples of immunodeficiency disorders?
Immunodeficiency disorders, such as eczema, make it harder for the immune system to fight off infections and bacteria. Learn more about immunodeficiency disorders here. (Medical News Today)

Just 8 weeks of yoga benefit rheumatoid arthritis
A new randomized trial examined the effects of an intensive yoga regimen in people with rheumatoid arthritis and found that the practice aids remission. (Medical News Today)

Rheumatoid arthritis: Scientists stop tissue damage
Immune T cells in people with rheumatoid arthritis have a faulty mechanism whose repair can stop inflammation and tissue damage in a mouse model. (Medical News Today)

Immunosuppressants reduce artery plaque in people with psoriasis
New research finds that a psoriasis treatment that suppresses the immune system can improve the cardiovascular health of those living with psoriasis. (Medical News Today)

How skin cancer becomes invasive
A new study has finally identified a mechanism that allows skin cancer to become aggressive. The discovery also suggests a novel therapeutic approach. (Medical News Today)

Could blocking these immune cells aid weight loss?
The small intestine harbors metabolism-regulating immune cells that can consign nutrients of digestion to fat storage rather than energy use. (Medical News Today)

10 foods rich in vitamin E
Vitamin E is an essential nutrient that plays a role in supporting the immune system, skin health, and blood vessel function. Learn about which foods contain the most vitamin E here. (Medical News Today)

Why are researchers growing human protein in hens' eggs?
Chicken eggs have uses outside of the kitchen, most notably in clinical research. Recently, scientists have been using them to produce human proteins. (Medical News Today)

How your immune system uses chaos to prevent disease
New research finds that chaotic swings in the concentration of a certain protein is key for regulating our immune response and preventing chronic disease. (Medical News Today)

'Reprogramming' immune cells to attack cancer tumors
Macrophages, the immune cells that 'eat' pathogens and cell debris, are often ineffective against cancer cells. How can we co-opt them to attack tumors? (Medical News Today)

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