Harvard Men's Health Watch
Can diet heal chronic pain?
The foods you eat (and donít) can determine how well your body fights painful inflammation. Itís been said that you are what you eat, and thatís definitely true when it comes to chronic pain. ďA lot of chronic pain is the result of chronic inflammation, and the evidence is quite strong that your diet can contribute to increased systemic inflammation,Ē says Dr. Fred Tabung, a visiting researcher with the Department of Nutrition