nflammation acts as a horn blowing in the body to signify that you need to pay attention. There are two types of inflammation you can have in the body. One is temporary and the other is chronic.
Temporary inflammation goes away fairly quickly by using anti-inflammatory treatment methods. Chronic inflammation sticks around for awhile and makes you feel the ache all over. Knowing how to decrease inflammation, whatever type it is, can help you experience a better sense of wellness.
If you do have to deal with inflammation, temporary or ongoing, the first thing you should do is take a look at what you’re putting in your body. You need certain nutrients to be at your best. Supplements can assist your body in getting and maintaining a healthy nutritional balance. Look for supplements that are known to aid with inflammation.
However, before you head over to buy supplements, we invite you to watch this video from NutritionFacts.org for spices that fight inflammation:
Exercise is also a great tool to lower inflammation
The body has pro-inflammatory markers that can be lowered with certain types of exercise. Besides what you do outside the body, what goes on inside the body is equally important.
Yoga to Reduce Inflammation by Adri Kyser, is a short and gentle yoga class video designed to reduce stress and inflammation in the body. You can watch it here:
Decrease Inflammation Through Your Diet
“You are what you eat” is an important rule to remember – now even more so than when you were a child because you’re also battling the toll of aging on the body. Diets rich in vitamins and Omegas can help in the fight against inflammation.
We invite you to watch this video from Natural Health Benefits: “24 Anti Inflammatory Foods With Crazy Powerful Healing Benefits.” The video shows how anti inflammatory foods can improve your health, can minimize potential inflammation due to stress, training, genetics and various lifestyle factors that could impact your health.
Omega 3 and Omega 6 are essential to your body’s health. These are fatty acids that the body can’t make easily – unlike Omega 9. These acids help your skin, blood pressure and more to be healthier. You should eat a healthy balance of the fatty acids because too much won’t be good for you either.
Foods that are rich in antioxidants help you maintain a healthy body as does getting the right amount of liquids. Consuming beverages that are high in sugar or caffeine can work against trying to eliminate inflammation, so if you drink these, you should use them only in careful moderation.
The best liquid that you can have is water. Drinking the proper amount of water is also helpful in learning how to decrease inflammation. Water can aid the body because drinking enough of it allows the body to shed the toxins that can cause inflammation. It’s so important to the body that water has been used as hydrotherapy in the fight against inflammatory conditions.
As more and more diseases are popping up and are categorized under “inflammatory diseases” and inflammatory diseases are more researched in modern medicine, we published a report on inflammatory diseases and how to decrease inflammation. It is free to download.
If you are interested to learn more about inflammatory diseases and what topics we cover in this report, you can find more information by clicking the book cover image, or by reading the article here: Inflammatory Diseases