Vitamin D in Neuropathy Nutrition

(Nutrition can play a big role in getting better) People who have had neuropathy for a while often are prescribed many different drug therapies seeking to decrease their painful symptoms. Some people end up taking so many drugs that they believe that only a new drug...

POST SURGICAL PAIN TREATMENTS

Sometimes neuropathy occurs after a surgery. Anasthesia reactions in some people can cause neuropathy. On occasion, a nerve that was damaged during the surgery causes the neuropathy symptoms. A person with slight neuropathy before the surgery may experience worsened...

Morning “Game Plan” Manages Chronic Pain

Neuropathy and Chronic Pain  A morning “Game Plan”  When conditions like neuropathy and chronic pain linger, you need a good strategy to take back control of your life. Both neuropathy and chronic pain include inflammation as well as a decreased background level of...

Neuropathy Care Considerations:

Neuropathy care can be confusing and complex because many diseases, deficiencies and medications cause neuropathy. Also things you probably wouldn’t expect also aggravate or cause neuropathy.  Because of this, the more you know, the more you can help yourself....

HOW LIPOIC ACID HELPS NEUROPATHY

Lipoic Acid is one of the nutrients we use here at Neuropathy Northshore to help in the treatment of neuropathy. Here is information about the benefits of lipoic acid supplements in neuropathy treatment. From WebMD: Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) is...

THE BENEFITS OF ACETYL-L-CARNITINE FOR NEUROPATHY

Burning and numbness in your hands or feet may be due to peripheral neuropathy. We often suggest Acetyl L-Carnitine (sometimes called ALCAR)  for people suffering peripheral neuropathy. First we determine  the best course of treatment to improve how you feel and get...