Tag Archives: Immune

Turbo charge your immune system during lockdown with Christianne Wolff recipes

Turbo-charge your immune system with these simple recipes designed for Sunday People readers by Body Rescue Plan author Christianne Wolff. For 20 years, the celebrity trainer has been putting people on a healthier path through clean eating. Her tasty recipes are packed with immune-boosting red peppers, ginger, citrus fruits, broccoli, garlic, spinach, yogurt, almonds, seeds… Read More »

Cancer treatment can suppress immune function in people with HIV

People living with HIV who receive chemotherapy or radiotherapy to treat cancer may experience declines in CD4 cell counts, which increases the risk of death, according to a study published in JAMA Oncology. These results suggest that the immunosuppressive effects of cancer therapy should be considered in the development of cancer treatment recommendations specific to… Read More »

Drug that restricts overactive immune systems could help treat lupus

By Ruby Prosser Scully Interferon (pictured in bottles) is involved in regulating the body’s immune systemiStock/Getty Images A drug that stops the body’s overactive immune system could be key to treating lupus. This would be only the second new drug for the autoimmune condition in 60 years. Around 5 million people around the world are… Read More »