Neuropathy

Supplements to Defeat Diabetic Neuropathy

neuropathy, you are aware just how painful and debilitating this condition can be. The numbness, discomfort, and loss of sensation in the extremities isn’t just inconvenient—it can cause real problems. Fortunately, several supplements are effective in treating diabetic neuropathy. Alpha…

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Two Supplements for Eye Health

…the major culprits responsible for blood vessel damage in patients with elevated blood sugar levels. As a result, it helps prevent retinopathy, neuropathy and other diabetes complications. Although benfotiamine is found in small quantities in garlic, shallots, leeks and onions, you’d have to…

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5 Signs of Hidden Health Problems

…determine iron levels. Excessive iron levels are a risk factor for heart problems and other conditions. Burning mouth syndrome may also be caused by neuropathy (nerve damage), allergies, insulin resistance, or thyroid disorders, so if symptoms persist, see your doctor. * Diagonal creases in earlobes…

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Acupuncture Benefits: The List Goes On and On

…nausea, and sciatica. Acupuncture Gave Enid Her Life Back Enid came to Whitaker Wellness with a host of medical problems ranging from diabetes and neuropathy to cardiovascular disease and gastrointestinal issues. She was weak, tired, and had lots of aches and pains. Here’s what this patient…

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Antioxidants Are Key When Managing Diabetes

…tissues. It lowers levels of sorbitol, the sugar that collects in and damages cells of the eyes (retinopathy), kidneys (nephropathy), and nerves (neuropathy). You’ll also want to take an adequate amount of Vitamin E, your body’s premier fat-soluble antioxidant. Vitamin E improves glucose…

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Health Benefits of Spicy Foods

If you love spicy foods and condiments, you’re in luck. Chili peppers (dubbed “violent fruit” by seventeenth century English herbalist Nicholas Culpepper) have a number of health benefits thanks to capsaicin, the compound that gives them their kick. The folk uses of cayenne and…

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Health Benefits of L-Carnitine

…of life—and that’s reason enough to use it. More benefits of L-carnitine include relief from chronic fatigue syndrome, diabetic neuropathy, peripheral vascular disease and intermittent claudication, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes, kidney disease and dialysis, and male infertility…

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