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Do you like Choices?

It has been a few months since my last post to you but I have been busy with my website developer and the team to bring the best to you. It is good to be writing to you on a beautiful warm spring afternoon. You have to choose nearly every minute of the day. Do I snooze the alarm or do I get up and exercise? Do I take a long or short shower? So many choices. [...]
By |November 18th, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments

Nutritional Neuropathies

Nutritional neuropathies occur as the result of poor nutrition, particularly if there is a deficiency of certain B vitamins. All of the B vitamins are important for normal nerve function. Thiamine (B1) is commonly found in enriched breads, pasta, and cereal. Thiamin deficiency may occur in alcoholism, anorexia, or bulimia. Neuropathy can also occur in people who are deficient in Vitamin B6 or Vitamin B12. Vitamin B6 is found in meat, beans, greens, fish, and whole grains. Vitamin B6 deficiency is uncommon, but can occur as a side effect of certain medications such as the antibiotic, isoniazid. [...]
By |November 15th, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||Comments Off on Nutritional Neuropathies

What is Diabetic Nerve Pain

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.
Blood glucose (also known as blood sugar) is always present in the blood. It comes from the energy giving foods we […]

By |November 12th, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments

Causes of Peripheral Neuropathy

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. [...]
By |November 9th, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments

Effects of Stress in Patients living with Neuropathy

Stress and Neuropathy   Peripheral neuropathy involves the nerves transporting information from the periphery to the central nervous system (spinal cord and brain), in both ways. For better understanding, peripheral nerves tell the brain about the sensation of heat or cold in their zone (each nerve has a corresponding zone) and the brain responds, for example, in the face of extreme heat, with a movement away from that zone, so as to avoid a burn. [...]
By |November 6th, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments

Does gluten cause peripheral neuropathy?

Peripheral neuropathy is a peripheral nerves disorder; these nerves take care of information going from/to the central nervous system. A nerve or a group can be affected. In fact, many groups of nerves can be affected. Damage can be unilateral or bilateral and symmetric. As the nerves perform many different functions, some or many can be affected. Basically, and to understand better the issue, it can be simplified considering the sensorial, sensitive and motor damage. [...]
By |November 3rd, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments

What You Should Know About Treatment for Peripheral Neuropathy

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 remains of the body. At the point when the ordinary working of fringe sensory system is influenced, it can bring […]

By |October 31st, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments

Neuropathic Pain: Definition, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

Neuropathic Pain: Definition, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
 
What is Neuropathic Pain?
 

Neuropathic pain is a complex, chronic pain state generally accompanied by tissue injuries. The nerve fibres may be damaged, dysfunctional or injured during such chronic pain and sends incorrect signals to other pain centers in the body. The effect may include a change in functioning of […]

By |October 31st, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments

What You Need to Know About Peripheral Neuropathy

What You Need to Know About Peripheral Neuropathy   Peripheral Neuropathy, or PN, is a standout amongst the most well-known sorts of incessant agony experienced by people. This illness has continued to become more and more prevalent as our environments have changed. Odds are that you know of at least one person who suffers from a PN related condition, whether it is a family member, friend, co-worker, or even yourself. [...]
By |October 25th, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments

What is Diabetic Neuropathy?

What is Diabetic Neuropathy? On a yearly basis many people all over the world usually are affected by diabetes With the larger usual indicators as well as complications diabetic issues is acknowledged for you'll discover furthermore added conditions that nobody might be attentive to. [...]
By |October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Neuropathy||0 Comments