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Treatment for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Treatment for Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Diabetic peripheral neuropathy is a kind of a neuropathic disease or disorder in which nerve damage is caused due to really high blood sugar levels and as a result of chronic diabetes. This disorder leads to many serious complications such as numbness, pain in feet, joints, hands and legs and loss of a feeling of […]

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Different Types of Neurological Disorders

Most of the functions of our body are managed by the nervous system and hence damage or harm to one part of the nervous system may make the functioning of the body difficult. The disorders which affect the parts of our nervous system are known as neurological disorders. These disorders are usually found to be […]

Disorders of the Nervous System

What are the Nervous System Disorders Symptoms and Treatments?

The nervous system in inarguably the most complex and important systems of a human body and is an extensively specialized network which helps us humans to direct, organize and explain the connection and interaction between the us and the world around us. The nervous system can experience various kinds of disorders and the nervous system […]

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Causes and Symptoms of a One Sided Headache or Cluster Headache

There are different kinds of headaches – tension headaches, migraines, chronic headache and so on – sometimes a headache could be a symptom of another problem, of which the headache could be a warning sign. To evaluate and assess what kind of headache you have, you can take a headache quiz that arrives at a conclusion based on […]

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Treatment Options for Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s is a neurological disease that affects movements of the body. It usually develops gradually. People who suffer from Parkinson’s disease may initially notice a slight tremor in the hand at first. These tremors can ultimately develop into uncontrolled shaking of the body. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, over 500,000 people in […]

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Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Symptoms and Treatment

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS) is a group of disorders that occur when the nerves or blood vessels in the thoracic outlet compress. This is the space between collarbone and your first rib. This condition causes pain in your neck and shoulders and also numbness in your fingers. There are three type of TOS. Neurogenic TOS, venous […]

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Thalamic Stroke – What Is It and How Dangerous Is It?

A thalamic stroke is not something that many of us have even heard about, but most of us do know what a very dangerous thing a stroke can be. Simply put, a stroke is a sudden loss of brain function that occurs due to some disturbance of proper blood supply to the brain. A stroke […]

Signs of Concussion – Symptoms Indicating a Concussion

We have all heard the stories – someone fell and hit their head when they were out somewhere and suddenly could not remember where they lived though they remembered to call a family member to come pick them up, and other similar stories. However such temporary memory loss is just one of the signs of concussion, […]

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What is Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease?

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) is an incurable and invariably fatal brain disease, a kind of transmissible spongi form encephalopathy that is also called the human form of Mad Cow Disease. This is a degenerative neurological disorder characterized by holes forming in the brain, causing it to become sponge like in aspect. The disease could, in some […]

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Parkinson’s Symptoms – Primary And Secondary Symptoms

Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system that could impair motor skills, movement and speech of the sufferer. One of the characteristics of Parkinson’s symptoms is that they may not manifest themselves until the disease has progressed a great deal – until about 80% of the affected portion of the brain […]