Home > Archives > Fitness Tips > Best Disease Defenders

Best Disease Defenders

Timeless Fitness Tip

Body Defenders

Following is a list of the best organs in your body that defend you against viral and other intrusive attacks that make us ill.

Body's Best Disease Defenders

Tonsils: Collections of lymph tissue in the back of the throat filter out organisms that cause infection.

Liver: White blood cells in this "filter" organ remove organisms from the blood as it passes through.

Man Blowing Nose Mucous Membranes: In the respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts repel organisms and allergens and contain immunoglobulins that battle organisms that try to penetrate.

Bone Marrow: All immune-system cells start out here. White blood cells are formed, then released into circulation.

Thymus: Organ in which new white blood cells grow up, developing specialized functions.

Spleen: Removes abnormal cells from circulation.

Lymph Nodes: Act as "filters" and produce antibodies to destroy invading organisms or abnormal cells.

Skin: Keeps organisms and allergens from entering the body.

You may also find of interest...

Back ArrowBack to Fitness Tips

Colon Cleanse by Digestive Science

HyperGH 14x HGH

Shave No More

Disclaimer: The material on this Web site is not intended to replace advice from your doctor or fitness professional. Please consult with your physician before beginning any fitness program or fat or weight reduction program. FitnessandFreebies.com takes no responsibility for individual results, or any claim made by a third party.