Why must one curb one's inflammation?
At Health Renewal we realize the need to make our patients aware of lifestyle choices that aggravate chronic inflammation and the serious effects that chronic inflammation has on disease. This systemic or "silent" inflammation is the evil twin of oxidation, and where you find one, you nearly always find the other. But this type of inflammation doesn't cause you any pain — it lives "under the radar," quietly lingering for years and even decades, where it silently injures your heart, brain and immune system. In fact, the number of diseases linked to chronic inflammation is staggering: Heart disease and cancer, the deadly manifestation of chronic inflammation, are expected to remain as the leading causes of death in developed countries for many years to come.Read More