Why Is My Peripheral Neuropathy Worse at Night?

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Why does neuropathic pain flare up at night? Although sleep issues may not seem like the most significant issue when managing peripheral neuropathy, it is essential to tackle both neuropathy […]

Peripheral Neuropathy and Amyloidosis

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The connection between peripheral neuropathy and amyloidosis is often overlooked and yet to be fully understood. With March being Amyloidosis Awareness Month, much is to be said and learned about […]

Allodynia vs. Hyperalgesia: What’s the Difference?

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Allodynia and hyperalgesia are conditions associated with neuropathy pain. In fact, research shows that both conditions are observed in 15-20% of patients suffering from neuropathic pain. When it comes to […]

Peripheral Neuropathy and Sexual Dysfunction

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Peripheral neuropathy is often associated with a loss of feeling, muscle weakness, or numbing sensation in the extremities, primarily in the hands and feet. Since this type of neuropathy is […]

7 Hacks for Peripheral Neuropathy

There is no one-size-fits-all approach to dealing with peripheral neuropathy, as each person’s situation is unique. Symptoms vary from patient to patient and include tingling, numbness, hypersensitivity and intense, jarring […]

What Are Peripheral Nerves?

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Our nervous system consists of the central and peripheral nervous system. Peripheral neuropathy is a condition involving damage to the peripheral nerves. So, what are peripheral nerves? Let’s look inside a […]

Exercising With Peripheral Neuropathy

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Exercising with peripheral neuropathy can be challenging, as individuals may experience enhanced pain or numbness in their extremities during physical activity. Despite these difficulties, it is important to pursue physical […]