Chronic Inflammation Treatments Rock Hill SC

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Chronic Inflammation Treatments. You will find helpful, informative articles about Chronic Inflammation Treatments, including "Fight Fire with Food". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Rock Hill, SC that will answer all of your questions about Chronic Inflammation Treatments.

Gregory Stokes Parsons, MD
(803) 327-4000
1565 Ebenezer Rd Ste 110
Rock Hill, SC
Specialties
Otolaryngology, Allergy
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Carolinas Med Ctr, Charlotte, Nc; Piedmont Med Ctr, Rock Hill, Sc
Group Practice: Central Carolina Ear Nose & Th

Data Provided by:
Charles W Greene
(864) 454-2515
200 Patewood Dr
Greenville, SC
Specialty
Allergy / Immunology

Data Provided by:
Frank Gotham Simon, MD
(502) 895-5088
9 Richland Medical Park Dr
Columbia, SC
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1966

Data Provided by:
John Ramey
(843) 797-8162
9165 University Blvd
North Charleston, SC
Specialty
Allergy / Immunology

Data Provided by:
Harry David Stone Jr, MD
(843) 332-3191
701 Medical Park Dr Ste 201
Hartsville, SC
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med, Columbia Sc 29208
Graduation Year: 1992

Data Provided by:
Steven J McEldowney
(704) 752-3773
8840 Blakeney Professional Drive
Charlotte, NC
Specialty
Allergy / Immunology, Internal Medicine

Data Provided by:
Curtis Allen Bruce, MD
(864) 627-3800
1202 E Butler Rd
Greenville, SC
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1969

Data Provided by:
Tanya Elaine Reid, MD
(803) 400-1201
1401 Calhoun St
Columbia, SC
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37208
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: Palmetto Richland Memorial Hos, Columbia, Sc; Providence Hospital, Columbia, Sc
Group Practice: Northeast Medical Specialists

Data Provided by:
Danny M Douglas
(843) 679-9335
800 E Cheves St
Florence, SC
Specialty
Allergy / Immunology

Data Provided by:
Thomas Robert Murphy
(843) 797-8162
9165 University Blvd
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Allergy / Immunology

Data Provided by:
Data Provided by:

Fight Fire with Food

Fight Fire with Food

Chronic inflammation causes no outward symptoms such as swelling or pain.
Instead, it creates an insidious slow burn that can set the stage for heart disease and
other health disasters. The good news is that watching what you eat and adopting
an anti-inflammatory supplementation program may help cool this hidden flame—
before it seriously singes your well-being.

by Lisa James

November 2008

When Shauna first showed up at her practitioner’s office, she was in sorry shape: 55 pounds overweight, exhausted, depressed. Her troubles had begun six years earlier, when she starting taking artificial hormones to fight menopausal hot flashes and wound up on blood pressure medication to deal with the hormone’s side effects.

Her practitioner ordered blood tests and was shocked by the results for an inflammation marker called C-reactive protein (CRP). Anything over 3.0 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL) would be considered high—and Shauna’s level was 22.0. Meta­bolically, Shauna was on fire.

Two years later, Shauna’s blood pressure is normal and her CRP is 1.8 mg/dL. She’s managed to lose those 55 extra pounds. What’s more, “she looks ten years younger,” says Mark Hyman, MD, Shauna’s practitioner and the author of UltraMetabolism: The Simple Plan for Automatic Weight Loss (Atria Books). “The importance of finding the source of, and treating, inflammation cannot be overstated.”

Finding inflammation may not be easy, since low levels may produce no symptoms. Or, as in Shauna’s case, a person may feel miserable—and never suspect inflammation as a possible culprit.

Internal Arsonists
Turn an ankle and your immune system creates pain, heat and swelling to keep you from moving it. This reaction, called acute inflammation, shuts itself off after the crisis passes. The problem starts when the immune system is always irritated, like someone swatting repeatedly at a persistent mosqu­ito. This results in a similar reaction that causes low-level chronic inflammation, which affects the entire body.

One cause of chronic inflammation can be found in what’s called toxic overload. “We’re so bombarded with toxins from an early age—heavy metals, pesticides, herbicides,” says Jessica Black, ND, co-founder of A Family Healing Center in Portland, Oregon and author of The Anti-Inflammation Diet and Recipe Book (Hunter House). “It sets off an imbalance in the immune system.”

Inflammation and Arthritis

While low-level inflammation often creates no symptoms, the same cannot be said of osteoarthritis (OA), which is present in just about everyone over age 60. Joint inflammation causes cartilage damage that in turn may lead to pain and stiffness, especially in the morning—think of the “morning shuffle” that can make getting out of bed an adventure. The damage accumulates as time goes on, which can result in diminished range of motion, swelling and even deformity.

Adopting an anti-inflammatory diet is the first ...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Energy Times