Inflammation Might Be the Root of Preventable Disease | Harvard Magazine

"Evidence has been mounting that these common chronic conditions—including Alzheimer’s, cancer, arthritis, asthma, gout, psoriasis, anemia, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, and depression among them—are indeed triggered by low-grade, long-term inflammation. But it took that large-scale human clinical trial to dispel any lingering doubt: the immune system’s inflammatory response is killing people by degrees... ...The … Continue reading Inflammation Might Be the Root of Preventable Disease | Harvard Magazine

How Raingear Works | REI Expert Advice

"Waterproof/breathable raingear offers protection from the elements on a number of fronts: It keeps rain on the outside: Waterproof/breathable rainwear is constructed using a membrane or coating that serves as a barrier that rain cannot penetrate. The outer surface of most rainwear (known as the face fabric) is also treated with a durable water repellent … Continue reading How Raingear Works | REI Expert Advice