“While chemotherapy saves lives, it causes significant collateral damage to the immune system. The results of this study suggest that fasting may mitigate some of the harmful effects of chemotherapy,” said Tanya Dorff, assistant professor of clinical medicine at the University of Southern California…….”

Study Finds that Fasting for 72 Hours Can Regenerate the Entire Immune System

ANTONIA MOLLOY | The Independent It’s often used as a quick weight loss method – but fasting could also help the body to fight off disease. Refraining from food for as little as two days can regenerate the immune system, helping the body to fight infection, according to a new study. Scientists a…