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Understanding the Cytokine Storm with Dr Isaac Eliaz

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Understanding the Cytokine Storm with Dr Isaac Eliaz

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





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Dr Isaac Eliaz

Dr. Isaac Eliaz is an integrative medical doctor, licensed acupuncturist, researcher, product formulator, and frequent guest lecturer. He has been a pioneer in holistic medicine since the early 1980s, and has published numerous peer-reviewed research papers on several of his key integrative health formulas. He is the founder and medical director of Amitabha Medical Clinic in Santa Rosa, California, an integrative health center specializing in cancer and chronic conditions.

An expert in using highly strategic, synergistic protocols to address numerous areas of health including metastatic cancer, immunity, digestion, detoxification, diabetes, cardiovascular health and more, Dr Eliaz is also widely regarded as the leading expert in the field of Modified Citrus Pectin research.