April 6, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Vaccines are the Crux of Disease Prevention

Immunizations, or vaccines, are designed to intentionally introduce the immune system to a weakened version of a disease, in a […]
March 9, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Innate vs. Acquired or Adaptive Immunity

We’ve talked so far, in this series, about aspects of the immune system in a category called “Innate immunity.”  These […]
March 2, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

What You May Not Know About A Baby’s Immune System

We are not born with a fully formed immune system. A baby’s immune system takes about six months to develop. […]
January 12, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Immunity is a system!

Well, to start with, it is called the Immune SYSTEM because there are many parts that work together to protect […]