Why Are Diseases Of Affluence & Age Rising?

The incidences of chronic inflammatory diseases such as allergies, arthritis, and diabetes are dramatically rising in western industrialized societies at alarming rates. Genetics alone cannot explain this increase in diseases resulting from mistakes made by our billion-year-old immune system. Kate Jeffrey, Assistant Professor in Immunology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, explains how … Continue reading Why Are Diseases Of Affluence & Age Rising?