What is Inflammation?
There are many diseases that develop because of chronic inflammation. There are also a number of diseases that cause chronic inflammation. Some cardinal signs of inflammation include joint pain and swelling, muscle pain and stiffness, headaches, rashes, fatigue, inability to lose weight, and recurring gastrointestinal issues like gas, bloating, abdominal pain, diarrhea, or loose stool.
Sometimes it’s difficult to distinguish which came first… the disease or the inflammation. Biomedical markers in the blood, such as C-Reactive Protein (CRP) and Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) can indicate whether inflammation is present, even if the body doesn’t show evident signs or symptoms.
There are many things that cause chronic inflammation. Here is a list of a few common causes:
How to treat and prevent chronic inflammation: