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16 02, 2019

Nutritional Neuropathies

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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. [...]
13 02, 2019

Myelin Layer

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The myelin layer is a white fatty and protein covering that insulates and protects a nerve fiber. The concept of myelin can be thought of as similar to the insulating coatings that typically surround electrical wiring. Just like insulators are needed to protect electrical wires, myelin is needed to protect our nerve fibers which incidentally, conduct electrical current also. Myelin is made up of roughly about 80% fat, and about 20% protein. [...]
10 02, 2019

Neuropathic Pain: Definition, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

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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 […]

7 02, 2019

Peripheral Neuropathy: Symptoms, Causes and Diagnosis

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Peripheral Neuropathy: Symptoms, Causes and Diagnosis
 

Peripheral neuropathy is a condition that happens when the peripheral nervous system gets to be harmed by infection, injury or poisons. The condition can bring about a man being […]

4 02, 2019

Causes and Treatment for Peripheral Neuropathy

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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 […]

1 02, 2019

Do you like Choices?

By |February 1st, 2019|Neuropathy|0 Comments|

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. [...]