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Bowon Acupuncture & Herb
How to cope with Stress from COVID-19 outbreaks (Source: NIH)
Besides frequent hand washing and
staying away from the sick …
How to boost our immunity in general
(Source: Harvard medical School)
Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine are known to be beneficial to stress management and immune system. (Curr Neuropharmacol. 2015 Jul; 13(4): 481–493; Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2007 Sep; 4(Suppl 1): 5–8).
Dehydration decreases saliva antimicrobial proteins important for mucosal immunity.
(Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2012 Oct;37(5):850-9.)
2. The Mucosal Immunity_ do not touch your face etc.!
The mucosal surfaces mostly in the body cavities and skin are thin and permeable barriers to the interior of the body for their physiological functions, but the permeability allows obvious vulnerability to infection. Majority of infectious agents invade the human body through these routes. Therefore, the mucosal immune system is important to protect our body from pathogens.
(Immunobiology: The Immune System in Health and Disease. 5th edition)