Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

Social Status Affects Immune Health

Chronic social stress can affect your health:

Who’s Top Monkey? How Social Status Affects Immune Health

Social hierarchies among rhesus macaques give rise to differences in their ability to respond to bacterial and viral invaders

Catherine Caruso | November 24, 2016| Scientific American

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December 15, 2016 Posted by | health, sociology | , , , , | Leave a comment

Put your jacket on or you’ll catch a cold!

Yup, true…

Mom Was Right: You’ll Catch a Cold from Being Cold

By Carl Engelking | January 6, 2015 2:20 pm

“Put on a jacket or you’ll catch a cold.”

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September 13, 2015 Posted by | health | , , | Leave a comment