Inflammation: The Hidden Health Threat
July 13, 2015•10 min
Inflammation is your body's way of fighting infections and coping with injuries. But there is growing evidence that another kind of inflammation – low level, chronic inflammation – can contribute to many diseases and chronic health conditions, from arthritis and Alzheimers to heart disease and cancer. In this segment, Dr. Van Sloun will explain what inflammation is, how it affects your health, and what you can do to put out the fire.