Tag Archives: chronic inflammation

The inflammation collaboration

Inflammation plays a critical role in wound healing and helping to fight off infections. Just remember that normal inflammation is a sign of the body doing its job to bring antibodies and healing nutrients to an injury site. But! Chronic … Continue reading

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Inflammation’s good side

Inflammation lies at the root of cancer and most chronic diseases. A little inflammation is a disease-fighting tool that naturally helps facilitate restoration and regeneration of tissues. A little inflammation helps our bodies fight fungus, bacteria, parasites and other infectious … Continue reading

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Yoga for survivors

How about this one for breast cancer survivors? Chronic inflammation is linked to breast cancer, coronary heart disease, Type II diabetes, arthritis, Alzheimer’s disease, frailty, functional decline and may other health problems. Yoga can help! The good news is that … Continue reading

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Defeating inflammation pain – naturally

One of the best ways to fight inflammation is with proteolytic enzymes. These awesome enzymes are found in foods that eat, like pineapples, and are used by the body to break proteins down into amino acids. The body then uses … Continue reading

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What are AGEs

AGEs are Advanced Glycation End products that are products of a chemical process called glycation which happens in the blood stream when glucose comes into contact with proteins and fats to become cross-linked together. Have you seen the sear marks … Continue reading

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Think zinc

Chronic inflammation? Think zinc! New research found that zinc helps control infections by modulating immune system responses to prevent out-of-control inflammation. Zinc homes in on the inflammation pathway to help shut it off. If the is a deficiency in zinc … Continue reading

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Deep fried cancer

We can say “NO-DUH” to this study. The latest out yesterday shows that regular consumption of deep-fried foods is associated with an increased risk of cancers. Men who ate deep fried foods just one time a week had up to … Continue reading

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