09 April 2020
American Heart Association Reports: Keep Your Immune System in Top Shape With These Tips
An expert shares his suggestions for how to boost your immune system and keep it strong.
AHA News: Keep Your Immune System in Top Shape With These Tips
WEDNESDAY, April 8, 2020 (American Heart Association News) -- For years, Dr. Ahmad Garrett-Price has been counseling patients about the need to keep their immune systems strong, emphasizing exercise, nutrition and sleep.
As the COVID-19 pandemic toll continues to grow, the advice is even more relevant.
"We don't have a proven vaccine, and we don't have proven treatments," said Garrett-Price, a family practice physician with Baylor Scott & White Health System in Dallas. "So, our immune system is our first line of defense."