#34 Manage Food Sensitivities – Help Neuropathy

#34 Manage Food Sensitivities – Help Neuropathy

Is Neuropathy Exacerbated by Certain Foods?   Research has shown that there are food ingredients that affect symptoms in those who suffer from neuropathy.  Common culprits are: gluten, MSG, trans fat, added sugars and artificial sweeteners and alcohol.  Let’s take…

#32 Physiokey and Sanakey for Neuropathic Pain

#32 Physiokey and Sanakey for Neuropathic Pain

The Physiokey, developed in Germany, is a non-addictive, non-invasive device used by therapists that delivers electrical impulses via electrodes directly onto the skin. A relative new-comer in the field of pain control, it interprets the skin’s electrical resistance using biofeedback…

#30 Grape Seed Extract for Neuropathic Pain

#30 Grape Seed Extract for Neuropathic Pain

  Grape Seed Extract (GSE)   Grape Seed Extract (GSE) is reported to have beneficial effects on health and is sold as a natural supplement; however, research that may prove effectiveness in the treatment of peripheral neuropathy is still in…

#28 Capsaicin: An Effective Treatment for Neuropathy

#28 Capsaicin: An Effective Treatment for Neuropathy

Capsaicin has a Long History Capsaicin (pronounced cap-say-sin), is a chemical compound found in hot peppers, with properties that can provide pain relief but also, in some instances, cause skin irritation.  It has a long history, likely dating back many…

#24 Get Regular Exercise

#24 Get Regular Exercise

Those affected by neuropathy may balk at the idea of starting an exercise program, when simply getting through the tasks associated with daily living can be a challenge.  However, the benefits associated with incorporating regular exercise that address strength, aerobics,…