If you child has any of the symptoms so common to the “new childhood epidemics,” then it may be time to look at the immune system. Modern living takes a toll on our kids’ immune function. Immune System 101 What is the immune system? How does it work? Why does it become dysregulated? Autoimmunity and Autism Immune function is often compromised or dysregulated in autism. The Gut, Brain, Immune Axis The gut, brain and immune system and intricately tied together. Chronic Infections Chronic infections may not be so much about the germ as it is about the body hosting the germ. How to Support the Immune System Simple ways to improve immune function. How to Reduce Inflammation Inflammation is your body’s way of protecting itself. Find out how to take the burden off your body’s defense system.