Allergy & Immune Program
Updated December 26, 2022
Immune, Allergy & Infection Program
The immune system is like a roving brain that provides surveillance on the outside and inside of our bodies against invasion. When the immune system becomes under-reactive, we develop infections and cancer. When the immune system is over-active, we develop allergies and autoimmune disease. We can have too much (cardio-vascular disease), or too little (cancer).