Acupuncture May Help with CIDP

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Although the science is not set yet, acupuncture may show some promise in helping with autoimmune diseases like CIDP. By Shiraz Abbas Acupuncture is an alternative form of medicine that involves needles that are pricked into the body. Acupuncture is a key component of traditional Chinese medicine or otherwise known as TCM. Acupuncture has been […]

Soothing CIDP With Nuts?

Nuts can go a long way in helping you with chronic inflammatory diseases like CIDP, but they only work when junk is also taken out of the diet.

Calming CIDP Symptoms with Cherries and Berries

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Cherries and berries may target and ease chronic inflammation in the body, particularly in the neurological dimension of the body. If you have CIDP, pay close attention!  By Shiraz Abbas As research continues, experts are finding a greater and greater link between chronic inflammation in the body and the kinds of foods we eat. Bad […]

Can Yogurt Help CIDP Symptoms?

The underlying cause of CIDP is inflammation. There is promising research showing that yogurt may tame inflammation in the body and thereby help CIDP symptoms.  By Shiraz Abbas About a year ago, we wrote an article on the role of bad gut bacteria and CIDP. The problem with bad gut bacteria is that it produces endotoxins which […]

CIDP and the Health Benefits of Stevia

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Stevia is not only a healthier alternative to sugar, but it also has properties that may help CIDP symptoms. By Shiraz Abbas I remember one of my teachers once told me that when things go down in life and your in the brink of despair, just step back and have a cup of tea. Tea […]

CIDP and Emotional Health

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Emotional health can sometimes be the most difficult part of dealing with CIDP. Here is some advice on managing the emotional difficulties of having to live with CIDP.  By Shiraz Abbas Living with CIDP is hard. The physical pain is relentless and pain medication isn’t always effective. If the pain isn’t enough, movement is another […]