Peripheral neuropathy is the damage or malfunctioning of the peripheral nerves that connect the central nervous system to the rest parts of the body.
Neuropathy is a progressive disease that can get worse over time, if not treated.
We encourage all of our clients to catch the disease before it goes into a non-treatable condition.
The damage of peripheral nerves may be caused due to a number of factors such as:
Systemic diseases like diabetes, hyperthyroidism, alcohol abuse, chronic inflammation, cancer and tumors, vitamin deficiency, kidney disorders and liver diseases.
Injuries from sports, falling, dental work and vehicle accidents. Infectious diseases like HIV, leprosy, virus infection, diphtheria, shingles and others.
Autoimmune disorders like multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and Sjogren’s syndrome.