Tag Archives: inflammation

Ankylosing spondylitis, arthritis inflammation effects increase with physically demanding work

ankylosing-spondylitis-arthritis-inflammation-effects-increase-with-physically-demanding-workAnkylosing spondylitis, a type of inflammatory arthritis, could be intensified by physically demanding work due to an increase in inflammation, according to research presented at the American College of Rheumatology.

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is an inflammatory arthritis that comes with …

Cystic fibrosis (CF) patients suffer from infection and inflammation, exercise can enhance quality of life


Cystic fibrosis (CF) patients suffer from infection and inflammation, exercise can enhance quality of lifeCystic fibrosis (CF) patients suffer from infection and inflammation, but exercise has been shown to help enhance quality of life. There are numerous benefits from exercise for overall good health, but more so for those with cystic fibrosis.

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Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis is a continuum of disorders, can affect location of inflammation in the gut suggests genetic data


Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis is a continuum of disorders, can affect location of inflammation in the gut suggests genetic data

Genetic data now suggests that Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis is a continuum or progression of disorders influenced by the location of inflammation in the gut.

About 1.4 million Americans have Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis. Diagnosis could be oversimplified …

Endocarditis, inflammation of endocardium can damage your heart valves


Endocarditis, inflammation of endocardium damage heart valvesThere are many illnesses and conditions that can plague the heart: Heart failure, heart attack, angina, palpitations, heart disease and endocarditis. These are just some examples of heart health conditions that affect how the heart functions. Some heart conditions can …