Tagged: Immune System

New Senate Legislation to Fix Access and Reimbursement for IVIG

New Senate Legislation to Fix Access and Reimbursement for IVIG

Many members of the primary immunodeficiency community experience delays in and denial of treatment due to insufficient Medicare reimbursement. A report from the Office of the Inspector General showed Medicare reimbursement for IVIG is...

What can a Frog’s immune system tell us?

What can a Frog’s immune system tell us?

Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered a gene which prevents cells with faulty DNA passing on cancer-causing mistakes to new cells, according to a study published in Nature Cell Biology. Scientists from Queen Mary,...

Lack of Sleep

Lack of Sleep

As we know loss of sleep can really hurt your immune system. But what else do we need to know about having a healthy, or unhealthy, sleeping pattern? According to a recent posting on...

Introductions and Explanations

Introductions and Explanations

You may or may not know me, but I think a higher being intended for me to be a nurse. I’d love to be, truly, but I’m far too emotional for such a job....