Inflammatory Proteins may Indicate a Lower Risk of Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer’s

Inflammatory Proteins may Indicate a Lower Risk of Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer’s

January 16, 2023
Summary: Higher inflammation is associated with increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. However, new studies show that a high level of certain inflammatory markers may suggest a lesser chance of cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s. In the study, researchers enrolled adults with proven amyloid beta…

Aggressively Treating Inflammation May Lead To Chronic Pain

Aggressively Treating Inflammation May Lead To Chronic Pain

December 23, 2022
Summary: Inflammation is a defensive reaction that promotes healing. However, inflammation also causes acute pain. Thus, it is a common practice to use anti-inflammatory drugs to suppress pain and for chronic pain treatment. However, studies show that suppressing inflammation reduces the activity of neutrophils and…