Bad for Your Health and Wellbeing
The evidence is in: Untamed inflammation is just plain bad for your health.
Its effects can be lasting and severe.
Consider the following excerpt from the British Journal of Nutrition:
The importance of chronic low-grade inflammation in the pathology of numerous age-related chronic conditions is now clear. An unresolved inflammatory response is likely to be involved from the early stages of disease development… In generic terms, inflammation is a local response to cellular injury
At Restorative Health, we know that inflammation can absolutely wreak havoc on your health and in your life. That is why we work tirelessly to establish lasting medical relationships with our patients, to guide you toward understanding not just what is happening in your body – but why.
Our providers and staff believe that it is crucial to do more than just treat symptoms. We focus our energy on identifying and treating root causes. We work with our patients to feel, look, and live better in a sustainable manner – and that is a guiding principle at Restorative Health.
What is Inflammation?
Inflammation is a natural part of being a living organism. Inflammation is closely related to our body’s immune response system. In fact, according to available research, “most pathologists would probably agree that inflammation represents a response of living tissue to local injury..” Simply put – the body will trigger an inflammatory response to treat illness and injury. However, when uncontrolled, acute inflammation that is caused by inflection is known as sepsis. Sepsis can result in organ failure… and death.
Causes of Inflammation
As identified earlier, inflammation can be triggered by illness or injury. It can also be triggered as an immune response to allergens.
Effects of Inflammation
Inflammation can result in a number of effects. These effects can range from healing of injury to death. It is important to note that the experts at Restorative Health want to work with you to reduce acute inflammation that can result in the more harmful and discomforting effects of inflammation.
If you’re struggling to lose weight, have low energy, or find that you just cannot stop those insufferable night sweats and hot flashes, Restorative Health understands the importance of restoring your quality of life.
We encourage you to schedule a consultation with Restorative Health. This is a no-cost opportunity to better understand the services that we offer. Come in and see the benefits of partnering with leading experts in health.