Radial Neuropathy the Wrist Drop of Saturday Night Palsy
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Radial Neuropathy the Wrist Drop of Saturday Night Palsy

So here’s the scenario. It’s Saturday night and I’ve had a long week. I hit the bars and tip back one or two too many. Stumbling out of…

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Ulnar Neuropathy Sane Treatment of a Crazy Bone
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Ulnar Neuropathy Sane Treatment of a Crazy Bone

Do you remember what it felt like when you banged your elbow on a hard surface and it sent shocks through your forearm and into your little finger?…

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What Are the Causes of Neuropathy
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What Are the Causes of Neuropathy

Neuropathy is nerve damage. It creates nerve pain. When the nerve breaks down due to disease, chemical toxins, trauma, etc., the myelin sheath begins to break down. This…

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Ways to Treat Neuropathy
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Ways to Treat Neuropathy

Neuropathy is often a serious and usually debilitating disorder. It can take away your joy of living, your capability to function independently, and your eagerness for all those…

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Guide to Cold Laser Therapy and Its Many Health Benefits
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Guide to Cold Laser Therapy and Its Many Health Benefits

Cold laser therapy, or low level laser therapy, is a treatment in which a cold laser is used to treat acute and chronic pain. It is also called…

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Polyneuropathy a Disease of the Longest Nerve Fibers
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Polyneuropathy a Disease of the Longest Nerve Fibers

The peripheral nerves are bundles containing many individual nerve-fibers, and are similar to telephone cables carrying many individual wires. There are two basic types of nerve-fibers–motor and sensory.…

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What Is Neuropathy?
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What Is Neuropathy?

Neuropathy, also known as peripheral neuropathy, has been called by some experts “the most common disease that no one has ever heard of.” It’s estimated that in America…

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Foot Complications of Diabetes
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Foot Complications of Diabetes

Whenever we think about people with diabetes, we often think of them as having problems with their feet. This is one of the most common complications of diabetes…

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Peroneal Neuropathy Waiting for the Other Foot to Drop
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Peroneal Neuropathy Waiting for the Other Foot to Drop

A “foot-drop” is a medical term which–thankfully–does not mean that the foot suddenly disconnects from the leg. Rather, it means that when the leg is lifted from the…

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Thigh on Fire Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Neuropathy
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Thigh on Fire Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Neuropathy

At the age of 32 Sigmund Freud developed a new problem. Pricking and other unpleasant sensations had overtaken the skin on the outer side of his right thigh.…

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