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The Worst Ingredient for Your Immune System

What you eat plays a significant role in how well your immune system functions. As a result, you can actively support your body’s ability to ward off acute and chronic conditions with each food you put into your mouth. However, depending on your food choices, you can also hinder it. What’s the worst ingredient for… Read More »

NZ takes knife to health system

The New Zealand government has pledged radical changes to its health system, centralising control in a bid to improve care. Jacinda Ardern’s government is axing its 20 district health boards (DHBs), created in the Helen Clark era, and replacing them with two bodies: Health New Zealand and the Maori Health Authority. Health Minister Andrew Little… Read More »

How Your Microbiome Influences Your Immune System

Dr. Mercola Interviews the Experts This article is part of a weekly series in which Dr. Mercola interviews various experts on a variety of health issues. To see more expert interviews, click here. In this interview, Rodney Dietert, Professor Emeritus of immunotoxicology at Cornell University, reviews the interrelationship between your immune system and your gut… Read More »