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How long does it take your immune system to rebuild? What are some good things to take to help it along?

How long does it take your immune system to rebuild?  What are some good things to take to help it along?

Depends: It all depends on what has caused the immune impairment. Some may be permanent and others may be transient. A healthy lifestyle with adequate sleep is the best way to achieve optimal health. ...Read more

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When you have an unfamiliar foreign invader in your body how long does it take your immune system to recognize it?

When you have an unfamiliar foreign invader in your body how long does it take your immune system to recognize it?

Depends: The body has innate immune system which recognizes many of the foreign invaders nearly immediately. The acquired immune system is more specifically targeted but the time to develop immunity varies among individuals and the invaders themselves. Overall, one would not expect meaningful immune response at least 10 days and peak response weeks after the exposure. ...Read more

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How long does it take for your immune system to adapt to a new country?Ami expat in Austria 3+ years;healthy lifestyle; get sick much more than in US

How long does it take for your immune system to adapt to a new country?Ami expat in Austria  3+ years;healthy lifestyle; get sick much more than in US

DGL is used to: help with acid reflux and is safe. If you take licorice that is not DGL, over time it can raise your blood pressure. Please consult w/your doc. Peace and good health. The gut is a major part of the GI system. Consider using probiotics. Doctor Ohira is a good brand. ...Read more

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How long does it take the immune system to rid a person of genital warts?

How long does it take the immune system to rid a person of genital warts?

Most of the time wil: Most of the people will develop immunity to hpv virus , will get of it wit in 1 to 2 yeas, only 1% of population will not able to get rid of it without treatment . 4 out of 5 woman had it by the age of 50 , and a compelling reason to have vaccination for young woman to prevent future cancer of cervix. ...Read more

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How long does it take the immune system to respond to an ear infection?

How long does it take the immune system to respond to an ear infection?

Good question: Viral otitis media should resolve in 10 to fourteen days. At age 36, it is most likely that the symptoms of ear ache, ear fullness and pressure are the result of a cold extending into the auditory tube in the back of your nose. If you have severe pain after 72 hours, it may then be a bacterial superinfection which requires an appropriate antibiotic. See and ENT doc for a proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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How long does it take for body/immune system to get to normal after c. Diff? Get belly aches now & then. Nausea. Been 80days. Free. Tested 7x neg

How long does it take for body/immune system to get to normal after c. Diff? Get belly aches now & then. Nausea. Been 80days. Free. Tested 7x neg

Varies: Sounds like something else may be going on and should be re-evaluated by your doctor. One thing you might try is reconstitution of normal bowel flora with probiotics or cultured unpasteurized yogurt. Hope this improves soon and you are back to normal. ...Read more

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How do I boost my immune system I am always sick, and it takes longer for me to recover.

How do I boost my immune system I am always sick, and it takes longer for me to recover.

Healthy lifestyle: There is no magic secret in order to be healthier.Usually a healthy lifestyle including a balanced diet, regular exercise and abstinence from tobacco, alcohol in excess and drugs is all it takes. However, there are some medical problems that might cause frequent infections and sickness, and for that your would need evaluation and get tested. If that is the case schedule a visit w/ pcp. ...Read more

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Hello. I'd like to know what I can do for boosting my immune system. I have 3 children under 10 yes old and they are always sick. it takes me so much longer 4 me to recover.

Hello. I'd like to know what I can do for boosting my immune system. I have 3 children under 10 yes old and they are always sick.  it takes me so much longer 4 me to recover.

Eat right, exercise.: Your immune system get healthy when you are and also when it gets challenged. Studies prove that minor ailments to the body are one of the stimulus to the immune system and the immune system gets a boost from them. Regular exercise is another way. Eating right and also adding vitamins are other ways to improve your immune functionality. Good luck with your efforts. ...Read more

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What to do if i read that the immune system can rid the body of HPV on its own, how long does that take?

What to do if i read that the immune system can rid the body of HPV on its own, how long does that take?

Varies: About 80% of those who contract hpv have cleared if by 1 year after getting it. By three years about 90% have cleared it. About 10% of people will not be able to cleaf the virus, or it will take longer than 3 years. ...Read more