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ADD

ADD refers to Attention Defecit Disorder, which involves symptoms of inattention, distractibility, and poor working memory.

Articles (1) Bacopa

ADHD

ADHD refers to Attention Defecit Hyperactivity Disorder, which involves symptoms of inattention, distractibility, and poor working memory in addition to experiencing symptoms of hyperactivity and impulsivity.

Articles (1) Bacopa

Absorption

Absorption refers to the process of digestion and the body's ability to extract nutrients from food.

Articles (1) Black Pepper

Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor

Cholinesterase inhibitors (also called acetylcholinesterase inhibitors) are a group of medicines that block the normal breakdown of acetylcholine. Acetylcholine is the main neurotransmitter found in the body and has functions in both the peripheral nervous system and the central nervous system.

Articles (1) Bilberry

Acne

Acne is a skin condition (disease) characterized by hair follicles which become plugged with oil and dead skin cells.

Articles (1) Aloe Vera

Adaptogen

An adaptogen is an agent that invigorates or strengthens the system. Adaptogens can help the body adapt to and increase resistance to physical, chemical, and mental stress. These substances should be non-toxic and produce a normalizing effect on biological processes.

Articles (3) Ashwagandha, Bacopa, Holy Basil

Adiposity

Adiposity refers to being severely overweight, or obese.

Articles (1) Acai

Alkalizing

Alkalizing refers to an items ability to reduce the acidity of the body.

Articles (3) Buckwheat, Lime, Tangerine

Allergies

Allergies are hypersensitive damaging immune responses in the body. Allergenics are items which help decrease the immune response to allergens.

Articles (2) Methyl Sulphonyl Methane, Papaya

Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's is a progressive brain disorder that can cause dementia and eventually death. The disease is characterized by the development of abnormal clumps in the brain called amyloid plaques and tangled bundles of fibers called neurofibrillary, or tau, tangles.

Articles (15) Alpinia oxyphylla, Bacopa, Bilberry, Blackberry, Blueberry, Carrot Seeds, Coconut Oil, Cranberry, Cistanche, Lavender, Oleocanthal, Raspberry, Resveratrol, Sage, Schisandra Berry

Amnesia

Amnesia refers to the loss of memories, such as facts, information and experiences.

Articles (1) Bacopa

Analgesic

Analgesics are items with the ability to provide relief from pain without causing sleep or loss of consciousness.

Articles (7) Anise, Cayenne, Cilantro, Ginger, Holy Basil, Passiflora incarnata, Peppermint

Androgen Balancing



Articles (1) Rooibos

Anesthetic

Topical anesthetics numb and reduce the sensation of pain in the area to which they are applied.

Articles (2) Anise, Oregano

Angiogenesis

Angiogenesis is the formation of new blood vessels; controlled by chemical signals in the body. This process is closely related to neovascularization and revascularization (therapeutic angiogenesis).

Articles (1) Naringin

Angiogenic

Angiogenic items are agents that promote the growth of capillary buds and sprouts from pre-existing blood vessels.

Articles (1) Naringin

Anorexigenic

Anorexic (or anorectic) is an item which reduces appetite.

Articles (2) Epigallocatechin gallate, Green Tea

Anti-Aflatoxigenic

Anti-Aflatoxigenic refers to items which have demonstrated an ability to protect against aflatoxins. Aflatoxins are a family of mycotoxins, produced by molds of the Aspergillus genus, that can be toxic, carcinogenic, mutagenic or teratogenic; typically found as contaminants of animal food or peanuts.

Articles (1) Cumin

Anti-Cancer



Articles (1) Mustard

Anti-Convulsive



Articles (6) Anise, Bacopa, Cilantro, Lilac Sage, Rosemary, Schisandra Berry

Anti-Epileptic

Antiepileptics are items used in the treatment of epileptic seizures.

Articles (3) Anise, Bacopa, Rosemary

Anti-Fungal



Articles (1) Carrot Seeds

Anti-Glycation

Glycation is a biological reaction that is related to hyperglycemia and diabetes. It results in the formation of damaging free radicals. Antiglycation refers to an item's ability to remove free radicals and glycation end products from the system.

Articles (1) Raspberry

Anti-HIV



Articles (2) Bitter Melon, Calendula

Anti-Infection

(Anti-infective) An item that is capable of acting against infection, either by inhibiting the spread of infectious organisms or by killing the infectious organisms.

Articles (1) Agaricus Blazei Mushroom

Anti-Infectious



Articles (2) Apples, Bay Leaf

Anti-Seizure

Anti-Seizure refers to anticonvulsive properties.

Articles (6) Anise, Bacopa, Cilantro, Lilac Sage, Rosemary, Schisandra Berry

Anti-T2DM

Anti-T2DM refers to Anti-Type-2-Diabetes

Articles (1) Alpinia oxyphylla

Anti-atherogenic



Articles (1) Nobiletin

Anti-hypertensive



Articles (1) Rooibos

Anti-infertility



Articles (1) Rooibos

Anti-inflammatory



Articles (1) Bee Propolis

Anti-influenza



Articles (1) Apples

Anti-obesogenic



Articles (1) Rooibos

Anti-spasmodic



Articles (1) Calendula

Anti-tumor



Articles (1) Nobiletin

Antiadipogenic

Antiadipogenic refers to items that counter adipogenesis (the creation of new fat cells).

Articles (2) Acai, Naringin

Antiaging

Anti-Aging refers to items which help slow-down, prevent, and reverse the adverse effects of ageing.

Articles (9) Aronia Berry, Bilberry, Cistanche, Cynodon dactylon, Goji Berry, Juniper Berry, Nicotinamide, Reishi Mushroom, Resveratrol

Antiallergic



Articles (1) Agaricus Blazei Mushroom

Antiallergy



Articles (2) Bee Propolis, Reishi Mushroom

Antianxiety

Antianxiety (or anxiolytic) refers to an item that can inhibit anxiety.

Articles (3) Bacopa, Passiflora incarnata, Rosemary

Antiasthmatic



Articles (2) Agaricus Blazei Mushroom, Passiflora incarnata

Antiatherogenic

Antiatherogenic refers to an item's ability to prevent or inhibit atherogenesis (the formation of fatty plaques in the arteries).

Articles (2) Naringin, Nobiletin

Antibacterial

An antibacterial is a type of antimicrobial that is active against bacteria and is used for fighting and prevention of bacterial infections. They may either kill or inhibit the growth of bacteria.

Articles (21) Acetic Acid, Aloe Vera, Ashwagandha, Auricularia auricula, Bee Propolis, Beet Root, Bitter Melon, Calendula, Butyric Acid, Coconut Oil, Cilantro, Cumin, Ginger, Green Tea, Honey, Juniper Berry, Lime, Manuka Honey, Naringin, Tea Tree Oil, Walnut

Antibiofilm



Articles (1) Bee Propolis

Antibiotic

An antibiotic is a type of antimicrobial that is active against bacteria and is used for fighting and prevention of bacterial infections. They may either kill or inhibit the growth of bacteria.

Articles (3) Ashwagandha, Bitter Melon, Walnut

Antibody Production

The production of antibodies is the main function of the humoral immune system.

Articles (1) Cistanche

Anticancer

Anticancer, also called antineoplastic, is any item that is effective in the treatment of malignant, or cancerous, disease.

Articles (31) Agaricus Blazei Mushroom, Aloe Vera, Apricot, Astragalus, Aloe arborescens, Astaxanthin, Bee Propolis, Beta-glucans, Bergamot, Boswellia, Button Mushroom, Broccoli, Chaga, Coenzyme-Q10, Cumin, Cordyceps, Ginger, Glucosinolates, Holy Basil, Horseradish, King Oyster Mushroom, Licorice, Lion's Mane Mushroom, Oleocanthal, Oregano, Pectasol-c, Porcini Mushroom, Reishi Mushroom, Resveratrol, Turkey Tail Mushroom, Vitamin E

Anticarcinogenic



Articles (1) Naringin

Anticholinesterase



Articles (2) Bilberry, Green Tea

Anticoagulant

Anticoagulant is an agent used for preventing blood clotting.

Articles (1) Reishi Mushroom

Anticonvulsant

Anticonvulsants are items shown to have an ability to treat epileptic seizures.

Articles (6) Anise, Bacopa, Cilantro, Lilac Sage, Rosemary, Schisandra Berry

Anticonvulsive

Anticonvulsive refers to an item's ability to treat epileptic seizures.

Articles (6) Anise, Bacopa, Cilantro, Lilac Sage, Rosemary, Schisandra Berry

Antidepressant

Antidepressant is an agent used for counteracting depression.

Articles (3) Bacopa, Lavender, Lilac Sage

Antidiabetic

Antidiabetic refers to items which are effective at treating diabetes.

Articles (7) Aronia Berry, Bee Propolis, Bitter Melon, Coconut Oil, Holy Basil, Rooibos, Sage

Antidpressant



Articles (1) Rosemary

Antiemetic

Antiemetic is an item that is effective against vomiting and nausea. Antiemetics are typically used to treat motion sickness and the side effects of opioid analgesics, general anaesthetics, and chemotherapy directed against cancer.

Articles (1) Peppermint

Antiepileptic

Antiepileptics are items used in the treatment of epileptic seizures.

Articles (3) Anise, Bacopa, Rosemary

Antifungal

Antifungal, also known as antimycotic or fungicide are items which have been shown to treat and prevent fungal infections.

Articles (16) Anise, Ashwagandha, Bee Propolis, Calendula, Cayenne, Carrot Seeds, Chinese Skullcap, Coconut Oil, Cumin, Ginger, Holy Basil, Juniper Berry, Lime, Mustard, Onions, Sage

Antiglycation

Glycation is a biological reaction that is related to hyperglycemia and diabetes. It results in the formation of damaging free radicals. Antiglycation refers to an item's ability to remove free radicals and glycation end products from the system.

Articles (1) Blackberry

Antihepatotoxicity



Articles (2) Apples, Broccoli

Antihistamine



Articles (1) Bee Propolis

Antihistaminergic



Articles (1) Bee Propolis

Antihyperglycemic

Antihyperglycemic refers to items which help treat diabetes, specifically high blood sugar (hyperglycemia).

Articles (1) Jambolan

Antihypertensive



Articles (1) Apricot

Antiinflammatory

Antiinflammatory is the property of a substance or treatment that reduces inflammation or swelling.

Articles (35) Alpinia oxyphylla, Agaricus Blazei Mushroom, Aloe Vera, Anise, Apricot, Ashwagandha, Asian Plum, Aronia Berry, Aloe arborescens, Astaxanthin, Bananas, Bergamot, Bilberry, Bitter Melon, Calendula, Coconut Oil, Cilantro, Coenzyme-Q10, Cumin, Fenugreek, Fiber, Ginger, King Oyster Mushroom, Manuka Honey, Mustard, Naringin, Oleocanthal, Nobiletin, Papaya, Resveratrol, Sage, Short Chain Fatty Acids, Tualang Honey, Turmeric, Vitamin E

Antilipemic

Antilipemic (also known as a Lipid-lowering agent, Hypolipidemic, or antihyperlipidemic agent) refers to an item's ability to prevent or counteract the accumulation of fatty substances in the blood.

Articles (2) Holy Basil, King Oyster Mushroom

Antilithiatic

Antilithiatic is the ability to prevent the formation of, or relieve the symptoms of kidney stones.

Articles (1) Cynodon dactylon

Antimalarial



Articles (1) Bitter Melon

Antimicrobial

Antimicrobial is the ability to kill microorganisms or stop their growth.

Articles (29) Aloe Vera, Antiviral, Ashwagandha, Apples, Bee Propolis, Bilberry, Bay Leaf, Bitter Melon, Calendula, Cayenne, Carrot Seeds, Chinese Skullcap, Coconut Oil, Cumin, Black Pepper, Ginger, Holy Basil, Horseradish, Juniper Berry, Lime, Manuka Honey, Mustard, Oleocanthal, Oregano, Reishi Mushroom, Rosemary, Tea Tree Oil, Tualang Honey, Walnut

Antimutagenic

Antimutagenic agents (also called antigens) are items that protect against physical or chemical changes (mutations) to our genetic material, usually our DNA.

Articles (2) Bilberry, Mustard

Antimycotic



Articles (1) Bee Propolis

Antineoplastic

Antineoplatic is the ability to prevent, inhibit or halt the development of a neoplasm (a tumor).

Articles (1) Acemannan

Antinociceptive

Antinociceptive is the ability to inhibit the sensation of pain. Nociception is the sensory nervous system's response to certain harmful or potentially harmful stimuli. Antinociception refers to the action or process of blocking the detection of a painful or injurious stimulus by sensory neurons.

Articles (1) Cistanche

Antiobesity

Antiobesity refers to items which have been shown to promote weight loss and/or weight regulation.

Articles (4) Acai, Garlic, Mango, Onions

Antiobesogenic



Articles (1) Acai

Antiosteoperosis

Antiosteoperosis refers to items which have been shown to be beneficial in the treatment of osteoporosis.

Articles (1) Coconut Oil

Antioxidant

Antioxidants are naturally occurring compounds that help prevent biological damage at a cellular level.

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Antiphlogistic