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Posts tagged auto-immune disease

May 1, 2017

 

A micro-shot of bacillus subtitllus bacteria. The background is bright pink, the bacteria looks like dark purple threads going in many different directions (but almost all connected) against the background.

What Did the Bacteria Say to the Other Bacteria?

The life of a bacteria community is a huge balancing act.

September 13, 2012

 

cavemen evolving in black and white image

Depression May Have An Evolutionary Benefit

Depression may have an evolutionary benefit. It may improve one's chances of fighting off infection.

February 28, 2012

 

man in wheelchair and woman walking beside him

The Connection Between Bacteria And Multiple Sclerosis

Most people know illnesses like intestinal upsets can be caused by bacteria. They don't link bacteria with an illness like multiple sclerosis.

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