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B-Vitamins

By |September 21st, 2018|

B-Vitamins There are eight known B-vitamins. These vitamins are all considered to be water soluble, meaning that any excess amounts are excreted in the urine. They are found in sources such as meat, beans, potatoes, and whole grains. B complex vitamins are important for overall health and well being. B vitamins, such as B12, B1, biotin, and folate in particular, play an important role in healthy nerve function. [...]
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Neuropathic Pain: Definition, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

By |September 18th, 2018|

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 […]

Sepsis

By |September 15th, 2018|

Sepsis is a very serious condition in which the entire body develops an inflammatory reaction. It is often caused by a serious bacteria infection in the blood. Usually, when there is an infection, the inflammatory response is limited to the site of the infection. For example, if a cut on your finger becomes infected—the finger alone becomes swollen. This would be a normal response. When a person becomes septic however, the entire body develops the inflammatory reaction. [...]
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Best Body Exercises For Peripheral Neuropathy

By |September 12th, 2018|

What Excercises you can do for Peripheral Neuropathy     Peripheral Neuropathy is a term that describes degeneration and damage of one or more of the peripheral nerves. It occurs when the nerves become severed, compressed or injured. This damage implies that the messages that travel between your peripheral nervous system and central system are disrupted. This leads to unpleasant sensations including symptoms such as tingling, numbness, pain and lack of coordination, particularly in the hands and feet. [...]

Causes and Treatment for Peripheral Neuropathy

By |September 9th, 2018|

Causes and Treatment for Peripheral Neuropathy
 

Neuropathy is a painful disease that influences the nervous system and its capacity to sense movement to the zone that sustained the nerve harm. Neuropathy can cause painful and […]

Peripheral Neuropathy in Feet

By |September 6th, 2018|

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. [...]

Peripheral Neuropathy and Sleep

By |September 3rd, 2018|

How is your sleep lately? Getting proper sleep is as important as eating nutritious foods, exercising, reducing stress and taking care of yourself. When you sleep your body goes through a process of repair and restoration. If you work out, the muscles are repaired when you are sleeping, your mind is refreshed as well. If you are not sleeping well and have interrupted sleep, your body and mind will not be in great shape for the day ahead. [...]

Symptoms of Nerve Damage

By |August 31st, 2018|

Symptoms of Nerve Damage
 

Our nerves are very sensitive. If these nerves are damaged, it can result to a condition known as Neuropathy. Metabolic issues, side effects of certain medications and traumatic experiences are just […]

Causes of Peripheral Neuropathy

By |August 28th, 2018|

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 |August 25th, 2018|

   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. [...]