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  1. photo Clinical tests provide strong evidence that spirulina, siberian ginseng and skullcap relieve allergic rhinitisClinical tests provide strong evidence that spirulina, siberian ginseng and skullcap relieve allergic rhinitisNews
    system responds to a foreign allergen such as pollen, dust or animal dander. The response to the allergens triggers the production of antibodies called immunoglobulin E. These antibodies bind to mast cellsRead more
  2. photo Studies show that pomegranates provide many health benefitsStudies show that pomegranates provide many health benefitsNews
    that pomegranate juice can inhibit the inflammatory activity of excess mast cells. (Mast cells are naturally found in the body and play important protective roles but can become an aggressive, inflammatory forceRead more
  3. photo 15 of The Best Herbs and Plants To Stabilize and Boost Thyroid Function15 of The Best Herbs and Plants To Stabilize and Boost Thyroid FunctionTreatment
    that there is poor amount of the enzyme. Low cAMP level is found in hypersensitized mast cells and unhealthy cells that cannot burn stored fat. Hawthorn leaf and berry It is used to improve circulatory systemRead more
  4. photo Western children are now becoming allergic to EVERYTHING - literally! - as world is inundated with toxic chemicalsWestern children are now becoming allergic to EVERYTHING - literally! - as world is inundated with toxic chemicalsNews
    is currently being injected twice a month with Xolair, a mast cell stabilizer that helps with his allergies. "It helps me get out of bed and not go down into anaphylaxis," Alex says. Toxic chemicalsRead more
  5. photo Inflammation: The Silent Killer (And How to Outsmart Your Own Body)Inflammation: The Silent Killer (And How to Outsmart Your Own Body)Article
    immune system. Mast cells are normal immune cells that in healthy individuals repair damaged cells. But in individuals with obesity and diabetes, mast cells accumulate in fat and can actually leakRead more
  6. photo Luo Han Guo – Another Sugar AlternativeLuo Han Guo – Another Sugar AlternativeTreatment
    han guo extract. The researchers theorized that the extract countered an allergic response by calming mast cells that release chemicals such as histamine which are associated with allergies and asthmaRead more
  7. photo Pomegranates reduce brain inflammation, helping protect against Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and neurological diseasePomegranates reduce brain inflammation, helping protect against Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and neurological diseaseNews
    anti-inflammatory properties, pomegranates are also known to reduce cholesterol by inhibiting inflammatory activity in mast cells, which are found in connective tissue and release histamines duringRead more
  8. photo Alternative Answers for Allergies: Natural Allergy TreatmentsAlternative Answers for Allergies: Natural Allergy TreatmentsTreatment
    and on the other side to a mast cell (mast cells are a type of cell which contain histamine and other allergy mediators instrumental in the allergic response). When this occurs, histamines and other chemicalsRead more

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Mast cell

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A mast cell (also known as a mastocyte or a labrocyte) is a type of white blood cell. Specifically, it is a type of granulocyte derived from the myeloid stem cell that is a part of the immune and neuroimmune systems and contains many granules rich in histamine and heparin. Although best known for their role in allergy and anaphylaxis, mast cells play an important protective role as well, being...More