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5 Possible causes of your inflammation

5 Posibles causas de tu inflamación

Perhaps you have noticed that some days you feel more swollen or inflamed, something that is annoying, uncomfortable and even painful. Do you know why it happens? Inflammation is a natural process in our body that occurs when it is trying to heal from an infection, injury, or external agent that it considers harmful.(1). Therefore, a little inflammation is good for your body, but you must pay attention to what you may be doing that causes that inflammation to prevent it from becoming chronic and damaging.ino. hereYo We share some possible causes with you.


1. Lots of sodium

Have you noticed that when you wake up your hands are swollen and bags under your eyes? It can be yesYosymptom of what istos consuming too much salt, which may be the cause of your swelling, especially in your extremities(2). Better choose to season your foods with other spices such as garlic or Turmeric, which alsotos of providing a rich flavor to your meals, they can help reduce inflammation, especially related to exercise.






2. Quizto you sunbathed too much

Another reason whyYofeeling inflammation is due to damageor solar(3). Not only does it make your skin red, it alsoandn may cause the affected areas to swell and cause discomfort. To avoid this, remember to always protect yourself with a sunscreen. The ideal is to sunbathe in intervals of 10 to 30 minutes and drink water frequently. After a sunbath tooandn it is important to apply a Moisturizing Facial Cream to hydrate your face. 


3. Poor diet

Sometimes we hear someone complaintoing from the swollen stomach right afterands to eat or even, we have experienced it firsthand. This may be due to a diet high in fat and sugar.orfoods that lack fiber and other nutrients (4). The good news is that alsotos of the fiber, the Probiotics I couldcan help you improve your digestion, by supporting the intestinal microbiota or flora and avoiding annoying abdominal inflammation. Alsotoyes, if you combine them with a m diettoIt's healthy to noticetoThat's the difference. 


4. Too many worries

Studies reveal that stressands generates an inflammatory response from the body(5). And since it is a problem that often becomes chronic, perhaps it is time to review how you feel and take things with a grain of salt.toBe calm, especially with those you cannot control. Go for a walk or to meditate They can make you feel better. Add Magnesium tooandn is a good option because it can help you relax your muscles.orscules, while the Ashwagandha can help you with stress managementands moderate.



5. Spending a lot of time sitting

It's time to activate and leave behindtos the long hours in front of the desk. Recent research has shown that inactivity increases the inflammatory response and!in additions produces pandloss of meorsculo!(6) Help your body have mtos energyYoto with the B12 vitamin so you can carry out your activities fYoexercises, whether it's walking, stretching or playing your favorite sport. 

Do you identify with any of these causes? Now you know whattoThey may be the possible solutions to feel better. Remember that in Santo Remedio we have everything you need for a better lifehealthier.

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