Chronic Inflammation

Reducing Inflammation is the Secret to Weight Loss

chronic inflammation impairs the brain’s ability to receive leptin’s appetite suppressing message. The good news is that by eating foods to reduce inflammationwill not only improve your heart health, it will improve your body’s responsiveness to leptin. When that happens, you reduce inflammation

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Treat Fibromyalgia with Heart Nutrients? Absolutely

…with the ground. In the body, these electrons have an anti-inflammatory effect because they reduce the free-radical activity that causes inflammation and chronic pain. Now it’s your turn: Have you found a solution that helps fibromyalgia? You May Also Be Interested In: * How Avoiding Electropollution…

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The Heart-Health/Skin-Health Connection

chronic inflammation at the cellular level: the core of many common diseases and accelerated aging alike. But now it also appears that many antioxidants, in foods very familiar to you like blueberries and curcumin, actually have “dual personalities.” They also act as pro-oxidants and turn off inflammation

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Could Losing Weight Work as Well as a Statin?

…overweight or obese individuals reduces inflammation. Specifically, the group found that caloric-reduction diets generated a drop in C-reactive protein (CRP) that is similar to statins! CRP is a nonspecific marker of inflammation and has been implicated in many chronic diseases. CRP has a strong correlation…

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The Great Cholesterol Myth

…research dollars away from the real cause of heart disease—inflammation. Chronic Inflammation and Heart Disease Chronic inflammation is a major predictor of coronary artery disease. Studies show elevated levels of CRP (inflammation) puts you at twice the risk of dying from cardiovascular-related problems…

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What Causes Coronary Artery Disease?

Inflammation Plays a Central Role In Coronary Artery Disease Inflammation is your body’s first line of defense against injury or infection. But inflammation sometimes becomes chronic: it goes into constant overdrive and begins to cause disease instead of heal it. The knowledge that inflammation is…

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The 14 Most Dangerous Toxins to the Heart

…health. Though distasteful to think about, we live in a sea of chemicals that have a significant impact on our health. Endocrine disorders and chronic inflammation are just two of the conditions influenced by the unnatural particles (and even some natural ones) in the air we breathe, food we eat, beverages…

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High HDL Levels Reduce Risk of Alzheimer's Disease

…inflammatory cytokines, are toxic to the cells of the body, and both are markers for brain inflammation as well as an increased risk for heart disease. Excess free radical activity can lead to chronic inflammation in the body. Another common thread? The link between aging and either brain or heart disease…

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Foods that Help to Knock Out Disease and Slow Down Aging

…antioxidants in simple, neat terms as foods or ingredients that protect our inner turf by knocking out damaging free radicals at the heart of chronic inflammation and accelerated aging. Now, we know that many antioxidant-rich foods, like blueberries and turmeric, actually have dual personalities. They…

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How to Naturally Boost Testosterone Levels for Better Heart Health

…loss program. * Reduce stress. High levels of the “stress” hormone cortisol are associated with low testosterone in athletes during training. Chronically elevated cortisol levels may negatively affect testosterone levels, so take time to meditate, laugh, practice qi gong or tai chi, or engage in other…

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