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3 ways to treat chronic inflammation - (1) Address Dietary /lifestyle practices causing tissue-damaging oxidative stress

How to Treat CHRONIC (long-term) LOW-LEVEL Inflammation (CLLI)

Also see:  SHORT-Term Anti-inflammatory Treatment

To win the battle against CHRONIC LOW-LEVEL Inflammation (CLLI), you will need to :

(1) Address dietary /lifestyle practices causing tissue-damaging oxidative stress

(2) Enhance elimination of toxins and microbes from the body

(3) Address dietary/lifestyle practices modulating the inflammatory response

 

(1) Address Dietary /lifestyle practices causing tissue-damaging oxidative stress
i.e. REMOVE / MODERATE source of OXIDATIVE damage
Processed food Additives, preservatives, dyes, excess heavy metals, MSG
Excess red meat / dairy (increases homocysteine levels) Homocysteine levels can be modulated - by consuming sufficient B-vitamins (B2, B6, B12, folate) and magnesium
Microwaved food (Oxidants) Microwaves - Not so convenient for your health
Artificial sweeteners Aspartame, sucralose - in diet sodas and usually in sugar-free products
Sickly Sweet
Non-organic food Herbicides, pesticides, Genetically Modified Food (GMOs)
Chlorinated water (==> Disinfection by-products)
Fluoridated water
Drinking, cooking, bathing water
Chlorine  
Fluoride
 
Cured meat (contains nitrates/nitrites) Eat ham, bacon, sausages, salami, Pepperoni in moderation or not at all.
Meat
***HIGH PRIORITY***
Moderate sugar/carbohydrate consumption/Keep fructose intake < 25g /day - Causes glycation damage/Advanced Glycation End products(AGEs)
Avoid Excess fructose intake - in sugar, honey, maple syrup, fruit juice or excessive fruit consumption, agave nectar, or high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) (in sodas - some are >20g/12 oz can), cakes, pies, cookies, desserts/ice cream, candies and most other processed foods)
Moderate consumption of glucose - in sugars and simple starches (such as mashed potatoes, rice, bread and pasta); 
Antinutrients Avoid / Moderate consumption of Antinutrients (E.g. lectins, phytic acid) - particularly prevalent in wheat products (bread, pasta) and improperly prepared beans;
***HIGH PRIORITY***
ALL DAMAGED FATS:
High-heat-processed fats & oils /hydrogenated fats /partially hydrogenated fats (trans fats),
AVOID Toxic Fats in:
Typical grocery store oils (E.g. canola, soybean, corn, safflower, and peanut oils - Also, most restaurants use these oils),
Shortenings. E.g. Crisco,
Deep-fried food,
Margarine
Moderate fatty, grain-fed meat and fish Fatty, grain-fed beef /pork /chicken /turkey/ fish - add to inflammatory omega-6 fat intake;
Household chemicals Cleaning supplies -  laundry soaps/softeners, insecticides, herbicides, etc
Chemical-laden personal products Choose chemical-free products: Soap, shaving cream, hand lotion, toothpaste, deodorant, cosmetics, facial creams, hair spray, cologne,  perfume, shampoo, hair conditioner, suntan lotion
Air contamination Air fresheners; Car exhaust fumes; Industrial, petrochemical paints/solvents; Tobacco smoke; Mercury vapors, etc.
Unnatural EMFs Unnatural frequency radiation - from electrical equipment, Wi-fi, cell-phones, fluorescent lights, power grid
Recreational Drugs Nicotine; Cocaine; Excess alcohol
Excess use of pharmaceuticals Medications - Aspirin, anti-histamines, anti-depressants, pain meds, countless other drugs
Emotional Stress (Oxidants) Thoughts (Emotions)
Microbial infection Remove microbes or control their presence in body - includes bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites:
Probiotics - "For Life"
Rife Resonance Protocol
Beck Protocol
Ozone Therapy
Grapefruit Seed Extract (GSE)
Iodine - "Universal medicine"
Wild Oregano Oil (WOO)
Tea Tree Oil
Ionic Colloidal Siiver (ICS)
Parasites -“Uninvited Guests” 
Candidiasis
Many other therapies 
Contaminant heavy metals Avoid excess heavy metals E.g. Mercury (in fish from industrial waters, dental amalgams); aluminum (cooking pans, some food products, antiperspirants;Remove excess heavy metals - using chelation therapies:
Chlorella
Magnesium -Missing Miracle Mineral
Other chelation therapies
Miscellaneous concerns Non-hygienic practices / wash hands appropriately.
Cook meat thoroughly
Practice safe sex
Enhance body's elimination systems

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Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy (PEMFT)

   Electrotherapy

       "The medical kit of the future"

The Body Electric

General electrotherapy health benefits.   Used systemically and/or locally at specific problem areas of the body, its effective application has many benefits:

Detoxification Wellness / Healthy aging Pain relief 
Relief from insomnia Immune system restoral Anti-Inflammatory
Maximizes cellular energy production Accelerated tissue /bone
/scar healing
Stress Reduction
Muscle relaxation / rehabilitation Increased blood oxygen
/ circulation
+++

There are several reasonably affordable electrotherapy devices available for personal use. The following electrotherapies are those that have received a significant amount of positive feedback:

Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation (CES) applies specific frequency patterns to the head area, with the following benefits:

Balances neurotransmitters Relieves pain Treats depression
Substance abuse withdrawal Relieves insomnia Relieve stress / anxiety
Anti-Inflammatory Fibromyalgia +++