gut health and our immune system

With this sudden cold snap (thermals and woollens at the ready!) everyone seems to be sneezin' and snifflin', which took us back to our day with Professor Danny Altmann, Professor of Immunology Human Disease, Immunogenetics Group, Department of Medicine, Imperial College.

What are the key things to a disease free, healthy life?

Genetics Vs Enviroment causing auto-immune diseases.

Why is it so useful to research on twins? How do we know if we have good immune response genes?

How can we get a really diverse microbiome?

Should we really be living as clean as we are?

So many questions so little time: all answered here....

extra nugget:  Also check out the Delve Deeper episodes too! 

 

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