Is there inflammation in your your body? You might think that this a silly academic question.. and reply “how am I supposed to know/
Well it turns out that this is an extremely timely question. It is important because we are learning that inflammation is a major cause of many illnesses and the level of inflammation in your body can be determined by simple blood tests. Chronic inflammation causes damage to healthy tissue. This damage can trigger diseases like diabetes, cancer, dementia, heart disease, arthritis and depression.