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Doctor insights on: Diseases Found In The Excretory System

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I've found out about transfer factor that could poasibly help to fight chronic diseases that are linked to immune system like cancer. How true is it?

I've found out about transfer factor that could poasibly help to fight chronic diseases that are linked to immune system like cancer. How true is it?

Not true: There is not yet enough evidence that transfer factors are helpful in treating a human disease. It looks like many more years of research will be needed, if indeed there are any scientists studying this topic. ...Read more

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I've heard that the brain, spinal cord and other central nervous system tissue is where mad cow disease is found. Would steak be ok to eat?

I've heard that the brain, spinal cord and other central nervous system tissue is where mad cow disease is found. Would steak be ok to eat?

Well... muscles cont: Contain nerves. I would not eat any part of the cow that had mad cow. But... Eating the brain and spinal cord or tail (which contains the spinal cord) would obviously be worse than a slice of steak. ...Read more

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I often have diseases - low immunity system?

I often have diseases - low immunity system?

Depends what disease: Your body's defenses can be weakened by things like stress, lack of sleep and poor diet making it more likely that a virus like the cold or flu to get a foothold. If you repeatedly get more serious infections like pneumonia, sinusitis, ear infections or worse then you deserve to get evaluated by an allergy/immunology doctor. ...Read more

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What to do if i'm experiencing frequent diseases - low immunity system?

Precise testing: First recognize that the immune system is complex and is not just one pathway. There are various types of cells and blood constituents that make up the system. Blood tests can pinpoint the problem if the immune system is truly weak. What may help in one type of immune problem will not help if the problem is in another sector of the immune system. Start with your primary care physician. Good luck. ...Read more

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How does paget's disease effect other body systems?

How does paget's disease effect other body systems?

Breast or bone?: There are two different types of paget's disease. One effects the bones making them appear deformed or misshapen. The other arises in the nipple and initially is localized but may metastasize with advanced disease. ...Read more

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