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Causes of Peripheral Neuropathy

By |May 21st, 2017|

Peripheral neuropathy is a condition with diverse causes and variable prognosis, which affects the peripheral nerves that carry information to the central nervous system and, at once, bring back a response from it. It’s a two way highway that transports the most varied information, such as, temperature, location on that body zone, etc., and brings back as a reply actions like: dilating blood vessels or moving to the right, etc. [...]

Peripheral Neuropathy and Exercise

By |May 18th, 2017|

   What about Excercise and Peripheral Neuropathy?     Peripheral Neuropathy is damage to the peripheral nerves produced by diverse causes. As the peripheral nerves have the function of carrying information from the body to the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) and the same backwards (from the central nervous system to the periphery), it is easily understood that when the information highway (nerves) is damaged, the free transit of information back and forth ends up damaged.   To be more clear. Wrong or incomplete information arrives (i.e. [...]

What You Should Know About Treatment for Peripheral Neuropathy

By |May 15th, 2017|

What You Should Know About Treatment for Peripheral Neuropathy
 

Peripheral Neuropathy is a condition in which the fringe nerves of the sensory system are harmed bringing about loss of correspondence between the mind and whatever […]

Trauma and Peripheral Neuropathy

By |May 12th, 2017|

Trauma, which can result in things such as broken bones or back injuries, is another very common cause of peripheral neuropathy. Nerves are often located in the grooves of bones. For example, several nerves that start from the neck, travel to the fingers by running along the forearm and arm. If the arm should become broken, the nerves that run along the bone can be damaged as well. [...]
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What is Diabetic Nerve Pain

By |May 9th, 2017|

Diabetic Nerve Pain
In order to understand diabetic nerve pain, we must first understand what diabetes is. Diabetes is a medical life long condition caused by having an excess of blood glucose in the body.
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Questions to Ask your Neurologist about your Peripheral Neuropathy

By |May 6th, 2017|

  Questions to ask your neurologist      The first step to overcome a disease is to fully understand it. Of course, that does not involve being an expert in the field, not even it is essential to follow one and all research done on the subject; but understanding pretty well what it is about may lead to better solutions. [...]

Peripheral Neuropathy in Feet

By |May 3rd, 2017|

What is Peripheral Neuropathy? It is a nerve condition that results from damaged peripheral nerves. These are nerves found in toes and finger tips. People suffering from peripheral neuropathy experience numbness, pain, weakness and loss of sensation in their feet. What Are The Symptoms? Problems in muscles The damaged nerves make it hard to control muscles. [...]

Diabetes and Peripheral Neuropathy

By |April 30th, 2017|

Is there any connection between Diabetes and Peripheral Neuropathy?   For a patient with peripheral neuropathy and even for anyone related to this person, understanding fully what is this condition about, is a key step to achieve optimal quality life. Peripheral neuropathy is damage to the peripheral nerves which are those that carry information from the body to the central nervous system and bring back a response or an order from it. [...]

Super-Bowl-Sunday

By |April 27th, 2017|

It is Super Bowl Sunday!!!! I am still excited even though the Giants or no other New York team is not playing. However, I am behind the Broncos today as Peyton Manning has done a great job. Well, that is it for football. I want to share the importance of eating on time. Yesterday I had a full schedule. I ate breakfast but was not able to eat until 6.5 hours later. [...]

Vitamin D and Peripheral Neuropathy

By |April 24th, 2017|

Vitamin D and Peripheral Neuropathy   Most of you may know from reading my book “Peripheral Neuropathy Nine Simple Steps to Reduce the Pain” http://amzn.to/XOnpXJ , that I have been using a bunch of alternate ways to minimize the pain. The ebook has been downloaded over 2000 times by individuals with neuropathy and by caregivers. [...]