Inflammatory Disease

Chronic inflammation is involved in diseases as diverse as hardening of the arteries, heart valve dysfunction, obesity, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and others. Whenever there is an increase in IL-6, there is trouble. There is good correlation between spiked levels of IL-6 and the conditions above. Celt Immuno-Care® showed in a clinical trial a reduction in IL-6.

Inflammatory disease, immune system boosters

The other marker that affects disease is C-reactive protein, a molecule that is released in the blood in response to inflammation. This marker is now being used to determine the amount of inflammation in the body. It is being used in conjunction with other tests especially in determining the risk factors for CVD. Plant sterols have been shown to reduce CRP.*

1. Pilot Clinical Trial on Celt Immuno-Care. Laidlaw M. Dept Human Nutraceutical Research, University of Guelph, March 2005.
2. C-Reactive Protein, Interleukin-6 as Predictors of Coronary Heart Disease.Tge Prime Study. Artt. Throm. Luc, Bard et al. Vasc Biol. 2003;23;1255.
3. Direct Proinflammatory Effect of C-Reactive Protein on Human Endothelial Cells. Pasceri, Willerson et al. Circulation 2000:102:2165.
4. Relations of C-Reactive Protein and Interleukin-6 with Silent Brain Infarction. Hoshi, Kitagawa et al. Stroke 2005;36:768.

 

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