QED With Dr. B

Stress and Our Immune Systems

Clip: Season 1 Episode 9 | 5m 7s | Video has closed captioning.

Short-term or acute stress induces actual biological changes that can last from minutes to hours. These responses don’t weaken our immune system, they improve it. That’s right, a little stress can make us healthier, as Dr. Firdaus Dhabhar tells QED’s Dr. Frederic Bertley.

Aired: 06/03/21

Rating: NR

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