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Did You Know That Alcohol Abuse and Neuropathy are Linked?

Most people aren’t aware that alcohol abuse is a direct cause of neuropathy. And if you don’t know that connection, you may be really surprised to learn that neuropathy is the most common health complication caused by excessive alcohol use.
Sep 1st, 2023

How is Neuropathy Diagnosed?

Diagnosing neuropathy (nerve damage) requires expertise and experience. Neuropathy can affect any nerve, has many possible causes, and there’s no single test to identify the condition. Keep reading to learn the steps to diagnosing neuropathy.
Aug 1st, 2023

My Right Foot Keeps Going Numb: Do I Have Neuropathy?

If your right foot keeps going numb, there’s a good chance it’s peripheral neuropathy, but it could arise from several other health conditions. No matter the cause, one thing is certain: foot numbness is a symptom you should never ignore.
May 4th, 2023

Why is Neuropathy Worse at Night?

People with neuropathy expect classic symptoms, like pain and the well-known pins and needles sensations. But no one ever warns you about a problem that’s all too common: Chances are your pain will feel worse at night.
Apr 4th, 2023

The Link Between Mood Swings and Hormone Imbalance

Women deal with mood swings caused by hormone fluctuations throughout their lifetime, but men aren’t exempt because low testosterone also affects mood. Sex hormones aren’t alone; other hormones can disrupt your mood. Here’s what you need to know.
Mar 13th, 2023

3 Types of Neuropathy and How to Treat It

Neuropathy encompasses a vast array of symptoms from debilitating pain to numbness, muscle weakness, and changes in essential systems like your heart. Here’s what you should know about the causes and symptoms for three neuropathies.
Feb 6th, 2023

How Diet Can Affect Neuropathy

Your diet can contribute to nerve damage and pain, or it can have the opposite effect. The foods you eat may help prevent neuropathy and substantially ease your pain. Here you’ll learn four dietary changes to improve neuropathy.
Jan 6th, 2023

5 Telltale Symptoms of Neuropathy

Learning the top five symptoms of neuropathy arms you with the information needed to recognize problems and seek prompt treatment. Getting early care gives you the best chance of preventing permanent nerve damage.
Dec 6th, 2022

3 Types of Nerves that are Damaged By Neuropathy

Neuropathy can leave you feeling weak, numb, or in pain, depending on the nerves damaged by the condition. Learn more about the three types of nerves damaged by neuropathy and how they may impact you.
Nov 6th, 2022

5 Solutions for Managing Peripheral Neuropathy Pain

The discomfort of peripheral neuropathy ranges from bothersome tingling to sharp, debilitating pain. Solutions aren’t always easy to achieve, but with help from neuropathy specialists offering customized therapies, you can get relief from the pain.
Oct 1st, 2022

The Link Between Diabetes and Neuropathy

The link between diabetes and neuropathy is stronger than you may realize. At least 60-70% of people with diabetes will develop neuropathy. Once the nerve damage begins, you need diligent care to prevent the problem from getting worse.
Aug 1st, 2022

Understanding Peripheral Neuropathy

Loss of feeling and pain in the hands and feet is common in a condition called peripheral neuropathy. If you have this condition or suspect you might, read to learn more about treatment for this common condition.
Jul 3rd, 2022

Myths and Facts About Erectile Dysfunction

You won’t be surprised to learn that myths about erectile dysfunction abound. Unfortunately, the myths are often touted as reliable information, making an already difficult condition more confusing. Read on to learn the facts.
Jun 7th, 2022

Recognizing the Early Signs of Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy causes progressive nerve damage and serious health complications. But you have hope for healing the nerves and preventing problems when you seek prompt treatment. The only way to do that is by recognizing the early signs.
May 17th, 2022

How to Manage Your Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy causes many problems and symptoms. No matter what challenges you face, you need to manage the condition to ease your symptoms and prevent complications. Read more to learn the steps you can take to improve peripheral neuropathy.
Apr 7th, 2022

Am I at Risk for Peripheral Neuropathy?

Peripheral neuropathy affects millions of people, disrupting their lives and well-being. Understanding your risk factors can help ensure that you can get the care you need.
Mar 16th, 2022