The effects of exercise on vaccination responses: A review of chronic and acute exercise interventions in humans

@article{Pascoe2014TheEO,
  title={The effects of exercise on vaccination responses: A review of chronic and acute exercise interventions in humans},
  author={A. Rachel Pascoe and Maria A. Fiatarone Singh and Kate Mihevc Edwards},
  journal={Brain, Behavior, and Immunity},
  year={2014},
  volume={39},
  pages={33-41}
}
Vaccination programs, although feted for success in reducing infectious disease morbidity and mortality, are limited by vaccine efficacy, which is particularly problematic in populations with reduced immune function. Exercise has been identified as a behavioural factor that can improve immune function in some settings and cohorts, and therefore, in the setting of vaccination, it may serve as an adjuvant for immune responses. Here, we summarise the body of evidence that has investigated the… CONTINUE READING
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