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 […]

5 Questions About Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

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1. What is diabetic peripheral neuropathy? Diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) is a progressive disease that involves pain, loss of sensation and weakness. However, a proper clinical examination may identify early […]

5 Questions About Invisible Illness

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1. What is an invisible illness?  An invisible illness is any medical condition that isn’t outwardly visible to others, even healthcare professionals, making it challenging for both patients and doctors […]