Re: Cardio CRP Lab Result
Originally Posted by LuannD
... High CRP levels can be caused by everything from A to Z. My question - Is 1.80 high enough to see my doctor ASAP, or can it wait for another visit to discuss it?
High CRP indicates increased inflammation in the body, the higher the CRP the more the inflammation. Inflammation can cause cardiovascular disease (CVD).
Your reading is in a lower risk category for CVD. If it were me, to insure a healthier future, I would go on a healthier diet and increase my daily exercise.
CHF, A-Fib, HBP, Diabetes, Asthma doing great
⇒ Avoid allergic & non-allergic irritants/triggers
⇒ Low calorie ovo-vegetarian diet
⇒ Power walk, weight lifts, pushups
⇒ Coreg 25mg bid