What are the Symptoms of Chronic Inflammation?
Symptoms of chronic inflammation are usually relatively subtle, which can make it easy to overlook. Some symptoms include fatigue, depression or anxiety, weight gain, weight loss, persistent infections, body pain, and gastrointestinal complications.
What Causes Chronic Inflammation?
Not every case of chronic inflammation will have a clear underlying cause, but some causes of chronic inflammation are:
- Untreated cases of acute inflammation
- Autoimmune disorder
- Long-term exposure to irritants
How is chronic inflammation diagnosed and treated?
The LeJeune Integrated Medical Centers’ experts will examine your health history, in many cases, individuals will be unaware that they have chronic inflammation until they’re diagnosed with another condition. Some standard protocols that are used to treat chronic inflammation are steroids, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, supplements, and lifestyle changes such as increased physical activity and dietary changes.