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#55 Evening Primrose Oil

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

Pain Management
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

Pain Management
#54 Lidocaine-Numb 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

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Maintaining Function
#53 Stretching – Best Moves Ever

Stretching is known to help prevent injury and this is also true for atrophing muscles caused by peripheral neuropathy. Read about different types of stretches, their benefits and when best to stretch.

Maintaining Function
geko Wound Therapy

Presenter: Kathleen Cesarin of Perfuse Medtec The geko™ device is muscle pump activator technology. This device provides a small electrical impulse to a nerve behind the knee that stimulates the

Neuropathy & Diet
Michal Ofer – Functional Nutritionist

Michal is a functional nutritionist and consultant working with groups and individuals looking to improve their general well-being, with a special emphasis on naturally and holistically healing the metabolic, systemic and

Pain Management
7 Self-Care Methods to Manage Chronic Pain

7 Self-Care Methods to Manage Chronic Pain By guest blogger: Brad Krause of selfcaring.info Research continues to illuminate how the immune system changes in response to chronic pain. Hopefully, this

Maintaining Function
Fatigue – Feeling Worn?

Fatigue can be a daunting symptom of neuropathy but don’t it get in the way of who you! This article provides suggestions to fight fatigue.

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Maintaining Function
#52 Orthotics: When it’s Not Always a Walk in the Park

For many people experiencing neuropathy,  foot drop or drop foot may be a developing symptom that is uncomfortable and frustrating. The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) characterizes drop

Self Advocacy
Ron Wilson – Traveling with Mobility Issues

Traveling with Mobility Issues Ron Wilson from the AMA shares information on traveling when you have mobility issues. About Ron Wilson Ron Wilson is the Manager of Fleet Safety Services

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