ABOUT: 100+ Things for Neuropathy Relief

ABOUT: 100+ Things for Neuropathy Relief

Develop Your Neuropathy Treatment Regime The question asked most often at the Calgary Neuropathy Association is what can I do to make my neuropathy better.  Neuropathy relief is hard to find and more than likely its not one thing that…

Kathie Macduff – Art Therapy

Kathie Macduff, artist and teacher, talks about the benefits of art for people suffering from chronic pain and a recent pain management study she work on as the art instructor. Born & Raised in Montreal into a family of artists,…

Pain & Sleep-a double edge

Neuropathic pain, pain that is associated with dysfunction in the peripheral system, is commonly associated with comorbid sleep disturbances. Neuropathic pain can often be complex and is often chronic (lasts longer than 6 months) and can be exacerbated by comorbid…

4 Lifestyle Changes for Living with Neuropathy

4 Lifestyle Changes for Living with Neuropathy

Whether battling an illness or just trying to maintain our health, we should constantly be evaluating the things we do in our daily lives and how they affect us. We often forget to check in on these simple things as…

#56 VoxxLife Wearable Neurotech – Wow!

Peripheral neuropathy is actual damage to the nerves, and most commonly experienced in the person’s legs and feet.  Symptoms are often described as painful, burning, numbness, tingling, or electric shock.  It can affect balance, stability, cause cramping, weakness, poor coordination…

#55 Evening Primrose Oil – for pain relief

Have you ever heard of the Evening Primrose? It is a biennial plant, meaning it takes two years to complete its biological life cycle, and it is characterized by it’s beautiful yellow flowers. Its name stems (no pun intended) from…

Stem Cell Advertisements

These past few months, we’ve seen a flurry of advertisements on TV and in newspapers for stem cell sessions put on by a clinic just over the US/Canadian border. Here at the CNA, we’ve had many inquiries about these sessions and about…

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.…

#53 Stretching – Best Moves Ever