Causes and symptoms of peripheral neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy is a condition where the peripheral nerves are damaged. This can cause numbness, weakness, and pain in the body, particularly in the feet and hands. The condition may be acute or chronic and treatment depends on the cause. Causes of peripheral neuropathy Peripheral neuropathy can be caused by several factors. In fact, it […]

What is Peripheral Neuropathy?

Peripheral neuropathy is a condition that develops as a result of an injury or damage to the peripheral nervous system. Peripheral nerves carry information and sensors back to the brain and spinal cord. Any reaction you feel is the result of a proper working of the peripheral nerves. When these nerve centers are damaged or […]

Peripheral neuropathy – Causes, symptoms, and treatment

One of the important jobs of the central nervous system is to pass on the signals that come out of an organ. This is the epicenter, based on which the brain reacts. Imagine the nervous system sending out a wrong signal or a lesser signal. That is peripheral neuropathy for you. It is a disorder […]

Tips for managing peripheral neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy can cause discomfort and pain and may prevent individuals from living their life to the fullest. While treatment usually includes medication, therapy, and sometimes surgery, learning how to manage it yourself can go a long way in reducing pain and discomfort. Here are a few ways to take care of yourself if you […]

Neuropathy – An Overview

Neuropathy means the nerve is having some problem or a nerve with a problem. In only a small percentage it is ever without an underlying cause. These cases where no cause could be found. This is known as the Idiopathic type and it is treated for the symptoms. Neuropathy has no cure per se. It […]