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Posts tagged white blood cells

September 27, 2003

 

What’s a Fever For?

Turn up the heat in the body, and many body processes speed up, including the production of white blood cells and how fast they find infectious bacteria and viruses.

September 27, 2003

 

Zits Versus Hairy Faces

Ironically, the general covering of our bodies in hair — what we call “fur” on other animals — is at the root of our problem with acne.

September 27, 2003

 

Bloodshot Eyes

“Bloodshot” is precisely the right term to describe what happens when something irritates the eyes.

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