CIDP Disease Updates

Your Neuropathy May Be a Potential Risk for Heart Disease

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It has long been known that diabetes is associated with heart disease. Research is showing that peripheral neuropathy by itself may also be a culprit. By Shiraz Abbas Current evidence indicates that peripheral neuropathy is associated with the cardiovascular diseases. A 2010 study found the following: Physiological activities of the cardiovascular system are under the […]

The Benefits of Monosaturated Fats for CIDP Healing

Good fats are known to help with heart disease, but they may also help with the progression of inflammatory diseases like CIDP. By Shiraz Abbas Monosaturated fats, otherwise known as “healthy” or “good” fats can be found in those healthy kinds of foods like avocados and nuts. Good fats have been touted to have tremendous […]

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 […]