Peripheral Neuropathy- What’s the best intervention? The term “peripheral neuropathy” translates into: feeling of a nerve on the edge of the body. Peripheral is referring to the extremities, like arms, hands, legs, and feet. Neuro means nerve. Pathy means feeling or disease. As a result, the literal meaning describes a feeling in the nerves of your […]
Peripheral Neuropathy, what is the best intervention?
Peripheral Neuropathy translates into “damage of a nerve”. Symptoms typically manifest in many different forms and can present as pain, tingling, numbness, weakness and balance problems typically in the hands or feet. Peripheral neuropathy can result from traumatic injuries, infections, metabolic problems, inherited causes and exposure to toxins. One of the most common causes is diabetes mellitus, however any […]