How Footwear Affects Neuropathy

How Footwear Affects Neuropathy

The shape of your feet changes with age, swelling, as well as peripheral neuropathy. One of the issues we see very frequently in the neuropathy patient is whether their footwear fits comfortably. It is very easy to take for granted the role that proper footwear has on...
Neuropathy Treatment Decisions: Should You Take Medications for Neuropathy?

Neuropathy Treatment Decisions: Should You Take Medications for Neuropathy?

The Most Comprehensive and Effective Neuropathy Treatment Approach Goes Beyond Medicating Symptoms and Treats the Root Cause. There is so much more to effective neuropathy treatment than masking symptoms with medications. Unfortunately, you would hardly know that’s...

The Connection Between Metabolic Syndrome and Diabetic Neuropathy

What Do You Need to Know About Diabetic Neuropathy and Metabolic Syndrome? Years ago, we called it pre-diabetes. Lately, the common term is Syndrome X. No matter what name we give it, metabolic syndrome is a potentially devastating diagnosis. I would go so far as to...
Treating Chronic Pain with TLC: Why Emotional Support is  SO Vital (and How to Ask for the Help You Need)

Treating Chronic Pain with TLC: Why Emotional Support is SO Vital (and How to Ask for the Help You Need)

Don’t go it alone. Here’s why accepting support from family and friends is so important in treating chronic pain. Although it may be a shocking idea, your personal support network may be equally as important to your health as your medical treatment team—or any kind of...