immune system

January 5, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Your immune system defends your body and helps repair damage to it

Welcome to our new topic of the immune system. Our bodies are amazing in a million ways, including the complex […]
January 27, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

More on Skin as Part of the Immune System

Last week we discussed innate features of skin that make it an effective barrier between our internal and external worlds. […]
February 2, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

The Immune System and the Importance of Coughing

Yes, as obnoxious as coughing can be, coughing is actually one of our primary defense mechanisms. It serves the purpose […]
February 9, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Interesting Tidbits on Our Eyes as part of the Immune System

Our eyes may be, esoterically, windows into our souls, but in order to stay healthy, being so open to the […]
February 16, 2015
Monday Morning Acu-Minute by Karen Johnson

Stomach Acid and the Immune System

Let’s consider the relationship between stomach acid and the immune system. Along with the skin, to protect us on the […]
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. […]