Can Peripheral Neuropathy Be Treated?


Peripheral neuropathy is damage to nerve cells outside the brain. Although the autonomic nervous system – the nerves that innervate our internal organs – is also located in the periphery, when we talk about peripheral neuropathy, we are usually referring to the nerves responsible for movement and sensation. Nerves that carry the sensory signal from … Read more

What Is the Cause of Sciatica Pain?

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Low back pain associated with sciatica is a very common, self-limiting condition. It can significantly reduce the quality of life associated with activities of daily living. In the US alone, more than 6 million people suffer from sciatica each year, costing the healthcare system billions of dollars. The lifetime prevalence of sciatica and low back … Read more

How Does Diabetic Neuropathy Occur?

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Diabetes is a disorder of glucose metabolism that affects almost every organ system in the human body. Neuropathy is the most common complication of uncontrolled or long-standing diabetes. With inadequate glycaemic control, up to 75% of patients may develop neuropathy within 2 years, in both type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus. The pathogenesis or … Read more

What Is Diabetic Neuropathy?

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Diabetes is a disorder of sugar metabolism that affects almost every organ system in the human body. In humans, our nervous system can be divided into the central and peripheral nervous systems. The central nervous system is our brain and cranial nerves. Peripheral nervous system is the other all the peripheral nerves. Peripheral nervous system … Read more