What is hs-CRP?
C-Reactive Protein (CRP) is an acute inflammatory protein produced by your liver in response to infection or inflammation . hs-CRP values close to 0 mg/dL are optimal. 
Why is it under the Inflammation Axis?
Our hs-CRP test allows us to quantify CRP at extremely small concentrations, helping to identify a low but persistent presence of inflammation in your body.
How can I better understand my results?
The CDC/AHA divides the risk of cardiovascular events into the 3 following categories 
- Low risk: less than 1.0 mg/L
- Average risk: 1.0 to 3.0 mg/L
- High risk: above 3.0 mg/L
Where can I learn more?
Michael Lustgarten PhD provides a comprehensive review of CRP in this video
To learn more about how Physicians use hs-CRP in their practice, read here
The Mayo Clinic Laboratories Explanation of their hs-CRP Test