Immune System

Friday, 24 August 2018
Our body’s immune system and processes are defences against pathogens; our immune system is the structures and processes within an organism that protects against disease, basically our front line defences against infectious organisms and other unwelcome invaders that may be health compromising. — Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
 
Tuesday, 01 September 2015
As many as a thousand people may be dying in New Zealand each year as the result of infections contracted within New Zealand hospitals; the figure of a thousand is based on 10% of United Kingdom estimates. — Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn
Sunday, 30 November 2014
Shingles are generally the result of contracting the chickenpox virus as a child and it’s type 3 HHV-3 Varicella-Zoster or Human Herpes Virus-3, the chickenpox virus is one of the herpes group of viruses, there are in fact over 25 viruses that are of the herpes type. The chickenpox virus reoccurs generally in adults 50 plus in the form of the Varicella-Zoster Virus. An interesting characteristic of many of the viruses we may contract through life. — Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team