Are You at Risk for Neuropathic Ulcers?

Are You at Risk for Neuropathic Ulcers?

Neuropathic ulcers commonly appear on the skin. They eat into the tissue, causing painful, slow-healing scars that can lead to permanent scarring or amputation. The most common type of neuropathic ulcer arises as a complication of diabetes. Reduce the risks of an...
7 Ways to Prevent Neuropathic Pain

7 Ways to Prevent Neuropathic Pain

Neuropathic pain can be caused by a number of conditions. Sometimes it results from diabetes and vitamin deficiencies. While neuropathic pain isn’t always caused by lifestyle factors, some behaviors increase your risk. Here are some things you can do to prevent this...
9 Signs of Peripheral Neuropathy

9 Signs of Peripheral Neuropathy

The term “peripheral neuropathy” describes damage to the peripheral nerves of the body. Many lifestyle factors and conditions can contribute towards peripheral neuropathy, which can cause troublesome or debilitating symptoms. What is Peripheral Neuropathy? Damage to...