Inflammation

Galangal Root

September 23, 2017

Galangal root is a type of rhizome that is in the ginger family. In southwest asia it is used as a spice that is commonly added to redang, a type … LEARN MORE – —>

Interleukin-1 beta (IL-1)

July 3, 2014

Interleukin-1 beta (IL-1 beta)  is a proinflammatory  cytokine. In other words, an increase in the body of this molecule causes an increase in inflammation. Any process or reaction or medication … LEARN MORE – —>

Interleukin-10 (IL-10)

August 5, 2014

IL-10 is a beneficial protein that lowers the level of inflammation in the body that can occur in cancer, Lyme disease, and many other conditions. Herbs that increase IL-10 Chinese … LEARN MORE – —>

Interleukin-12 (IL-12)

July 5, 2022

Interleukin-12 (IL-12) is a pro-inflammatory cytokine. It has been shown to be increased in patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder. It is also increased in patients with Tourette’s Syndrome, particularly corresponding … LEARN MORE – —>

Interleukin-17 (IL-17)

August 4, 2014

Interleukin 17 is a pro-inflammatory mediator. It is increased in diseases such as some cancers and autoimmune diseases and Lyme disease. Herbs that lower IL-17 Chinese skullcap (Scutelleria baicalensis) References … LEARN MORE – —>

Interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta)

September 6, 2022

IL-1beta is a proinflammatory cytokine increased in tick-borne diseases such as Lyme disease and many other conditions  such as some cancers and some autoimmune disease like lupus. Herbs that lower … LEARN MORE – —>

Interleukin-3 (IL-3)

August 4, 2014

Interleukin 3 is a pro-inflammatory cytokine that is increased in Lyme disease and other tick-borne infections and some cancers. Herbs and components that lower IL-3 are Chinese skullcap (Scutellaria baicalensis.) References … LEARN MORE – —>

Interleukin-6 (IL-6)

July 4, 2014

Interleukin-6 is a proinflammatory cytokine that is increased in Lyme disease and other conditions such as autoimmune diseases and cancer. It has been shown in animal experiments to be inhibited … LEARN MORE – —>

Interleukin-8 (IL-8)

July 4, 2014

Interleukin-8 is a proinflammatory cytokine. It is increased in diseases such as some cancers and Lyme disease, among others. It has been shown in animal experiments to be inhibited by … LEARN MORE – —>

NF-kappaB

August 4, 2014

NF-kappaB is a pro-inflammatory cytokine. Herbs that decrease NF-kappyB Chinese skullcap (Scutelleria baicalensis) References Buhner, 2013, p.145