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8 Ways to Reduce Inflammation – Underlying Cause of Many Diseases
Inflammation isn’t just a trendy buzzword in medical circles these days – it’s a real threat to our health. The inflammatory response is nature’s way to help heal the body from illness or injury but chronic inflammation is at the root of many dreaded diseases, including heart disease, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s. “While inflammation can be healthy and a critical part of the body’s monitoring and repair systems, the real problem occurs when it goes out of balance and starts attacking our own, healthy cells instead of outside invaders,” says Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum, author of “Real Cause, Real Cure,” and a leading authority in the field of inflammation. “The has become a major problem, with the inflammation process now contributing not only to heart disease, Alzheimer’s and arthritis but also to the rising epidemic of autoimmune disease. “ Teitelbaum tells Newsmax Health there are eight simple ways to fight inflammation and reduce your risk of these diseases: Omega-3 fatty acids. You’ll find these well-known inflation fighters in foods like salmon, flax seed and walnuts. “Increasing your intake of fish can certainly help, but eating fried fish at McDonald’s makes the problem worse,” says Teitelbaum. “Steam or bake the fish just until done.”If you choose to use fish oil supplements to get the maximum bang of omega-3 fatty acids for your buck, the expert advises buying vectorized forms of the nutrient. “A small vectorized capsule replaces 8 large capsules of fish oil and there are no fish oil burps because it contains pure omega-3.” Spice things up. Curcumin, the bioactive ingredient in the spice turmeric, has lots of science supporting its anti-inflammatory benefits. A 2015 study at the University of Arizona found that curcumin suppressed inflation and prevented tumor formation in mice with colitis-associated colon cancer. “Ginger is another good spice to take regularly,” says Chris D’Adamo, director of research at the Center for Integrative Medicine, University if Maryland. “I personally take a capsule called CuraMed every day to beat inflammation because it is the most highly absorbed form,” notes Teitelbaum. [...]
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Diseases of the Prostate
“Benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH, means your prostate is enlarged, but is not cancerous. It is very common in older men,” explains the National Institutes of Health (NIH). “An enlarged prostate may make it very difficult to urinate or cause ... [...]
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5 Foods & Spices That Can Prevent & Help Treat Diseases
This important herb is often used to transform dishes into colorful concoctions of bold taste, but the health benefits will give you even more reason to incorporate it into your diet. Curcumin is the main active ingredient in turmeric. This strong ... [...]
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Musculoskeletal Diseases Like Rheumatoid Arthritis Cost $213 Billion a Year in …
Musculoskeletal diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis, affect more than one out of every two people in the U.S. age 18 and over, and nearly three out of four age 65 and over — costing about $213 billion a year in treatment, care, and lost wages ... [...]
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JIPMER offers immunotherapy to treat autoimmune diseases
The cost of immunotherapy procedure would be more than Rs 10 lakhs but would be provided without any charge for patients eligible for free treatment, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) Director Dr S C Parija ... [...]
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Colon (Large Intestine): Facts, Function & Diseases
Supplements, such as curcumin and omega-3, can help reduce chronic inflammation, said Goel. Other vitamins can be helpful, as well. “Low vitamin B6 levels have been associated with increased risk of certain cancers, such as colon and cognitive decline ... [...]
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What Are Rheumatic Diseases?
Treatment options for rheumatic diseases depend on the specific disease or condition. An early, accurate diagnosis is imperative to managing the disease properly. A rheumatologist is a specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis and ... [...]
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Prostate cancer survivors more likely to die of other diseases
Cardiovascular disease is already the top killer of men in the United States, which researchers said should make it a bigger concern anyway, regardless of treatment for prostate cancer. ADT reduces serum testosterone levels, which can slow or stop ... [...]
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Findings may offer insight to effective treatments for inflammatory diseases
Findings may offer insight to effective treatments for inflammatory diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, and multiple sclerosis. Increasing the level of a naturally-produced protein, called tristetraprolin (TTP), significantly reduced or ... [...]
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Venom Treatment For Chronic Diseases: Toxins From Sea Creatures Could Replace …
The vibrantly colored sea anemone contains a synthetic compound called ShK-186 that comes from the sea creature's toxins, which was tested as a cure for autoimmune diseases like multiple sclerosis, psoriatic arthritis, and lupus, says Komonews.com. [...]
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Local doctor suggests alternate treatment for autoimmune diseases
Local doctor suggests alternate treatment for autoimmune. BLACKFOOT, Idaho -. On Jan. 18 Glenn Frey lost his battle with autoimmune diseases: rheumatoid arthritis and ulcerative colitis. "When I was in med school and residency 1 in 400 people had an ... [...]
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