Links between behavioral factors and inflammation.
|Title||Links between behavioral factors and inflammation.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||O'Connor, M-F, Irwin MR|
|Journal||Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics|
|Date Published||2010 Apr|
|Keywords||Alcohol Drinking, Coffee, Diet, Exercise, Health Behavior, Humans, Inflammation, Life Style, Sleep disorders, Smoking|
This review focuses on the biobehavioral factors that show robust associations with markers of inflammation and discusses the following variables: diet, smoking, coffee, alcohol, exercise, and sleep disruption. Each of these variables has been assessed in large-scale epidemiological studies, and many of them have been assessed in clinical and experimental studies as well. Treatment strategies that target biobehavioral factors have the potential to complement and enhance the benefit of anti-inflammatory medicines.
|Alternate Journal||Clin. Pharmacol. Ther.|