Acupuncture 4 Neuropathy Pain

Acupuncture 4 Neuropathy Pain

As you likely know, neuropathy has a wide variety of symptoms such as the uncomfortable sensation of pins and needles, or perhaps a burning pain, or even paralysis. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms then it may be…

#54 Lidocaine – Numbing the Pain

#54 Lidocaine – Numbing the Pain

What is Lidocaine? Lidocaine is a type of anesthetic, a substance which numbs tissues to block pain perception. Lidocaine is often used as a topical anesthetic in forms such as gels, liquids, or creams, but is also available via injections.…

#40 Qigong: A Therapeutic Tool for Working with Neuropathy

#40 Qigong: A Therapeutic Tool for Working with Neuropathy

Qigong is an ancient Chinese exercise and healing technique which involves gentle movement exercises, meditation and controlled breathing exercises.  This practice may also go by names such as chi kun, chi gung, or Qi gong, all of which translate to…

#31 Creatine for Increasing Muscle Strength

What is creatine? Creatine is a nitrogenous organic acid which facilitates the recycling of energy in brain tissues and muscles in the body. Additionally, it increases the volume of muscles via water retention, provides energy to them and increases strength.…

#23 Magnetic Therapy

by Sabrina Martini What is Magnet Therapy? Magnet therapy involves using magnetized equipment or magnets themselves to transmit electromagnetic energy into one’s body to obtain healing benefits. It has been deemed as a helpful treatment for neuropathy because not only…

#19 Massage Therapy

#19 Massage Therapy

          by Sabrina Martini Massage is the use of pressure on targeted body structures such as muscles, tendons, and nerves to relieve tension, increase blood flow and stimulate healing. When you see a massage therapist for…

#17 Physiotherapy For Combating Pain

#17 Physiotherapy For Combating Pain

What is physiotherapy? Physiotherapy is designed to be practiced by licensed physiotherapists whom help restore movement and function to individuals who are affected by injury, illness or disability.  Physiotherapists teach patients movements and exercises to be practiced at home or in…