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Immune System

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Gut health could be an important piece in the Covid-19 puzzle

Illustration: Saiman Chow for Elemental


Young person vaping
Young person vaping
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Experts say it would be ‘extremely bizarre’ if people didn’t develop some immunity to Covid-19

Illustrated T helper cell and interleukin molecule. Photo: Juan Gaertner/Science Photo Library/Getty Images


Experts say human beings have an emotionally driven defense shield called the ‘behavioral immune system’

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Preserving your well-being in a pandemic, from the Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine

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For thousands of years, humans have recognized that the sun plays a role in the emergence and transmission of viruses

Illustration: Shuhua Xiong


A prescription for living well from a Harvard physician

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Illustration: Furze Chan

How to Eat in the New Normal

You’re not eating for this pandemic—you’re eating for the next one


It may lead to better outcomes, some experts say

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And what it means for treatment

Photo illustration of the coronavirus Covid-19.
Photo illustration of the coronavirus Covid-19.
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