Latest Peripheral neuropathy Stories

2013-11-05 11:54:56

Peripheral or central nerve injury often leads to neuropathic pain, a chronic condition that can manifest behaviorally as spontaneous pain, hyperalgesia and allodynia, and which also results in neurological dysfunction. Acupuncture has been used to treat neuropathic pain for a long time, but its mechanisms of action remain unknown. Ziyong Ju and team from Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China investigated the expression of ephrin-Bs/EphBs in the spinal dorsal horn using...

2013-11-02 23:03:48

Releford Medical Institute explains why PRP is becoming more common for orthopedic and sports-related injuries. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) November 02, 2013 Veteran NHL player Milan Michalek faced a decision after last season ended: surgery to repair his injured knee, or an innovative, non-invasive treatment known as platelet-rich plasma therapy. Following the examples set by superstar athletes like Tiger Woods, Kobe Bryant and A-Rod, Michalek chose the latter, traveling to Germany...

2013-10-10 23:19:07

Treatment promotes blood flow and brings vital nutrients to damaged nerves. Fort Collins, Colorado (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 The Spine Correction Center of the Rockies, a premier physical medicine center in the Fort Collins area, recently added an innovative technique for relieving neuropathy to its suite of services. The Neuropathy Center at Spine Correction Center of the Rockies, utilizes advanced methods to both increase blood flow and send vital nutrients to damaged nerves, relieving...

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