Role of diet in inflammation by Francesca Esposito

It is now well recognised that a link exists between chronic, low-grade inflammation and a wide range of medical conditions and health issues, including cancer, type 2 diabetes, depression, cardiovascular disease, autoimmune conditions, arthritis and neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer’s. In the short-term, inflammation plays a protective role in fighting off foreign “invaders”, such as