stress resilence

The Role of Immunoregulating Microbes in Stress Resilience

The Role of Immunoregulating Microbes in Stress Resilience

In the March 2013 issue of Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health, Graham Rook et al. review a multitude of epidemiological data to highlight links between sanitation, psychiatric disorders and stress resilience. At the core of this concept is the Hygiene Hypothesis and “Old Friends” mechanism, which suggest that increased sanitation accounts for increases in inflammatory […]