CIDP Disease Updates
How Loneliness Can Trigger Autoimmune Diseases like CIDP
Loneliness has been associated with an increased risk for autoimmune diseases. This has important implications for people who suffer from CIDP.
Is There a Link Between CIDP and Obesity?
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 […]
Is There a Link Between Oral Hygiene and Autoimmune Diseases?
We know how gut bacteria can trigger autoimmune inflammatory diseases, but there is also a growing link between the bacteria in your mouth and your inflammatory disease.
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
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 […]
Vegetable Oils May Make Your CIDP Worse
Vegetable oils have dramatically increase in use, but they may be making autoimmune diseases like CIDP worse.
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
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.
Tai Chi May Help with CIDP Symptoms
Tai Chi is a mind-body exercise and recent studies have shown that it can help with chronic inflammation in the body, a key marker of CIDP neuropathy.