Latest Neuropathy Stories

2012-08-03 23:02:05

Topical BioMedics offers tips for taking the pain out of travel and invites the public to submit photos for its second annual "Where in the World is Topricin" photo contest. To enter, contestants should submit a photo of where they've traveled along with Topricin Pain Relief and Healing Cream. Creativity is encouraged, and the grand prize winner will receive a year's worth of Topricin. Awards will also be given to a second place winner and three third place winners. Deadline for entries is...

2012-07-06 23:00:22

There are countless articles online about the purported benefits of cayenne and capsaicin. Natural Health Sherpa investigated and went through scientific studies and published what they found. Wilmington, NC (PRWEB) July 06, 2012 While capsaicin in cayenne is associated with numerous health benefits such as fighting diabetes, weight loss, and even fighting cancer, Natural Health Sherpa found out that scientific evidence shows that it is most useful in treating pain. “The strongest...

2012-06-30 23:00:23

A brand new source of information for sufferers of neuropathic conditions and their carers is now available at NeuropathyTreatment.com. The site aims to provide information about all aspects of the condition from the causes and symptoms to the treatments available. London, UK (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 NeuropathyTreatment.com is pleased to announce that their new website devoted to sufferers of peripheral neuropathy and their carers is now live and online. The site went live on June 17th 2012...

2012-06-26 23:01:46

Yesterday, Baxter International Inc. announced that, its drug, Gammagard Liquid 10% [Immune Globulin Infusion (Human)] was approved by the U.S. FDA as a treatment for multifocal motor neuropathy or MMN. Gammagard is an intravenous solution that is made from human plasma. It is a sterile solution, which helps the body maintain immunity and fight disease. In February 1994, Baxter announced it was removing Gammagard from the global market because of the possibility that it may have transmitted...

2012-06-16 00:53:10

Hope for therapy for both trauma to the peripheral nervous system and for common conditions such as diabetic neuropathy and Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease Researchers from the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Exeter, in collaboration with colleagues from Rutgers University, Newark and University College London, have furthered understanding of the mechanism by which the cells that insulate the nerve cells in the peripheral nervous system, Schwann cells, protect and...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.