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Our goal is to help the immune system react properly, and our discovery offers us an exciting prospective avenue for therapy," says Dr.
A weakened immune system can be part of the aging process.
Complications from histoplasmosis are more likely to develop in infants, the elderly or those with weakened immune systems.
Although people with weakened immune systems are at highest risk for developing shingles, the vaccine, unfortunately, is often not an option for them, as it is a live vaccine and hence not safe for p...
If you've had chickenpox, the virus can lie dormant in your body's nerve tissue for years when suddenly it's triggered by stress or a weakened immune system, and manifests as shingles.
Tell your healthcare provider if you: Are planning to travel abroad Have had your spleen removed Work in certain occupations where exposure to illnesses could occur Are or might be pregnant Are breast-feeding Are moderately or severely ill, or have a...
Many people have weakened immune systems due to medical conditions, such as diabetes or HIV/AIDS .
"An additional factor may relate to the fact that kids are much less likely to have other underlying health conditions, such as cardiovascular disease, lung disease or weakened immune systems than ol...
Weakened immune system People with weakened immune systems, such as those who've undergone organ transplants, have an increased risk of skin cancer.
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