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There is no such theory that formation of amyloids can be reduced with an increase in physical activity but exercising has been found to be beneficial in many patients. Cardiac amyloidosis (amyloid deposits in the heart) patients should do limited and light exercises.

Amyloidosis is a rare disease that occurs when a substance called amyloid builds up in the body. It can affect your heart, kidneys, spleen, liver, nervous system, digestive system. There is no cure for amyloidosis. The treatment depends on the type of amyloidosis and the organs involved.