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Common Anti-Inflammatory Therapy May Reduce Parkinson’s Risk

Discussion in 'Other health news and research' started by Andy, Apr 24, 2018.

  1. Andy

    Andy Committee Member

    Hampshire, UK
  2. Joel

    Joel Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    My TNF-a was very high when I saw KDM years ago. That was before I had IBD. It was still high once I developed IBD. I take mesalazine for the IBD which may act on TNF-a. If my IBD got out of control I could end up on a monoclonal antibody for it but I haven't yet got bad enough. I suspect TNF-a is a problem for me still though. This study looks interesting. My local inflammation in my gut has a tremendous systemic impact so I'm not at all surprised by the idea it could increase the risk of Parkinsons or other such diseases.

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