Proper nutrition is necessary to fed our intricate immune system and keep it at its optimal level. While many of the required nutrients can be found in fruits and vegetables we consume, research indicates that a combination vitamin and mineral supplement offering a complete array of nutrients may provide the most benefits to the immune system. This is because nutrients generally work together rather than in isolation and we may not consume the full range of the required nutrients in our daily meals.
Multiple sclerosis is the most common neurological disease affecting young adults. It is a chronic, often disabling disease that damages the central nervous system, which is made up of the brain and spinal cord. The disease attacks the protective myelin covering of the central nervous system, causing inflammation and often destroying the myelin in patches.
When this happens, the natural flow of nerve impulses along nerve fibers is interrupted or distorted. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is thought to be an auto immune disorder, which means the body’s immune system incorrectly attacks the person’s healthy tissue.
Traveling to east generally causes more severe jet lag than traveling to west because traveling east requires you to shorten the day, and your biological clock is better able to adjust to a longer day than a shorter day.
Dealing with Jet Lag
Fortunately for travelers, a few preventive measures and treatments seem to help relieve jet lag: