Immune system disorders can present with overlapping symptoms, making them difficult to diagnose. Find out the differences between an immune system disorder, overactive immune system, and autoimmune disease.
A compromised immune system means a body does not have optimal ability to defend against illnesses. Learn how to keep your immune system healthy.
If you have an autoimmune thyroid condition, a healthy immune system is vital. Learn how best to care for yours.
Asthma involves an abnormal immune response. Learn how infection, allergies, and other factors alter the immune system and increase asthma risks.
Crohn’s disease is a chronic gastrointestinal disorder. The cause is not completely understood, but there is some evidence that the immune system may play a role.
Learn more about the role the immune system plays in psoriatic disease and how treatment can help to stabilize and regulate this overactive process.
The definition of immunocompetent is that the immune system is working properly. The body can mount an appropriate immune response to pathogens.
Immunotherapy is a form of treatment for cancer. Learn what it is and how it stimulates the body’s own immune system to fight cancer cells and disease.
From T-cells to neutrophils, MHC to chemokines, the complex processes of your immune system are constantly working to protect you from infection.
The immune system forms protective antibodies after natural infection and vaccination. These are similar but might differ in amount or type.