In this episode, taken from our live interactive podcast, we're joined by Dr Isaac Eliaz to explore something that has been the subject of a lot of robust discussion; the cytokine storm.
Join Andrew and Dr Eliaz as they explore the mechanisms that underlie the alarm response our immune system initiates in response to infection or attack.
Covered in this episode:
[00:40] Welcoming back Dr Isaac Eliaz
[01:13] Cytokines: friend or foe?
[04:19] Can we influence resilience?
[10:35] Galectin-3 origins
[12:40] Can cytokine storm be rescued?
[15:09] Natural influencers of Gal-3
[27:47] Understanding modified citrus pectin (MCP)
[29:09] Listener question: COVID and Gal-3
[31:39] Listener question: inflammasomes
[33:11] Combining science with mind-body medicine
[38:46] Listener question: can Gal-3 be used as a predictor of illness onset?
[41:16] Dr Eliaz's Honokiol research
[44:49] N-acetyl-cysteine (NAC)
[46:54] Dr Eliaz future research visions