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How Ebola Kills You

How Ebola Kills You

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

One opportunity in the Ebola hysteria is to learn the basics about how the immune system works. There are two basic components of the immune system–humoral immunity and cellular immunity. An excellent analogy is “weapons of mass destruction” vs “Boots on the ground”. When our military goes on the attack, ISIS or the Taliban, for […]

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The Intelligent Design of Stomach Acid in Fighting Viruses

The Intelligent Design of Stomach Acid in Fighting Viruses

| July 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Most people never know they have viruses like Zika, polio, flu viruses, West Nile, or the universally fatal JC virus that is currently present in your brain (Don’t worry about it unless you’re taking Enbrel, Remicade or some other drug to treat an autoimmune condition). This is because we have several Intelligent Design mechanisms that […]

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