The Immune System

By: Kayla & Alyssa

What is the Immune System

The Immune System fights of germs or antigens. You would die without your immune system. That is because if you did not have your immune system your body would not be able to fight of germs than you would die.

Diseases of the Immune System

One of the diseases that affect the Immune System is Asthma. Asthma affects about 5% of the US population. It includes coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath. If you have Asthma you could lose your breath and you will need a inhaler. You could even die from Asthma. There are other diseases, that is just one.

Where the Immune System is located.

The immune system is located all over the human body. The reason is that the immune system needs to fight off germs in all of the body.Your body is like a castle with guards to fight and protect your body.
How the Immune System works

Main Organs of the Immune System

Some organs are the Appendix, Tonsils, Spleen, Peyer's Patch, Thymus, Lymph Nodes, and the Bone Marrow.Those are just a few there are more.