Is There a Link Between CIDP and Obesity?

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A high calorie diet and higher obesity in the body seems to be associated with a higher risk of autoimmune chronic inflammatory diseases like CIDP. By Shiraz Abbas Autoimmune diseases like CIDP (Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy) are disorders characterized by the immune system attacking its own body, treating it like an invading pathogen. Unfortunately, up […]

The Unbelievable Power of Licorice Root for CIDP

Licorice root is gaining in popularity and it has unique benefits that may possibly help relieve some CIDP symptoms. By Shiraz Abbas Licorice root is known as the “sweet root”. It’s often used in candy and some drinks. Before its processing and commercialization, many people used licorice root for its medicinal properties. One of the […]

How Your Circadian Rhythm May Influence Your CIDP

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Your circadian rhythm may affect how you respond to treatment drugs related to your CIDP and your overall recovery from CIDP neuropathy.  By Shiraz Abbas We previously wrote how lack of sleep could affect your CIDP. Circadian rhythms also seem to play a role. Circadian rhythms have to do with the 24-hour light/dark cycles of […]

Turmeric Health Benefits for GBS (and CIDP)

  Turmeric may be a powerful agent against chronic autoimmune related inflammatory diseases like GBS (and CIDP) and it is very cheap to buy. By Shiraz Abbas Turmeric is the hot new spice of the modern era. It is considered one of the most powerful spices in the market. Known by its flashy yellow or […]

Health Benefits of Ginger for CIDP

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Ginger extract may be helpful in relieving CIDP related inflammation and pain if taken in proper dosages and may one day replace certain anti-inflammatory drugs.