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Peripheral Neuropathy


Peripheral Neuropathy Symptoms Can Be Improved With Supplements
Peripheral neuropathy can be due to a variety of causes. It can be a result of physical injury or trauma, infection, toxins, alcoholism, nutritional deficiencies, or metabolic problems. One of the most frequent causes of peripheral neuropathy is diabetes.


Peripheral Neuropathy, One of the Complications of Diabetes

Over time, diabetics can develop nerve damage or neuropathy. Around 60 percent of diabetics can have some form of neuropathy. Some people have nerve problems while some others can have nerve damage with no symptoms. This can be felt as pain, tingling, or numbness


My Feet Have Neuropathy - What Exactly is it and What Can I do About It?
Patients with diabetes whose glucose/sugar has been out of control for longstanding periods of time develop neuropathy. Simply put, the disease affects your nerves when you do not take control of your sugar levels. Usually the symptoms start in the fingers as numbness first


Foot Care and Peripheral Neuropathy in Diabetics
People with diabetes are especially prone to develop various problems in the feet. For diabetics, this can lead to serious complications if not managed early on. 


Common Symptoms of Polyneuropathy

Polyneuropathy is caused by damage to the peripheral nerves. This means you may not feel pain, heat, or cold or in your extremities.



Lack of Thiamine Can Lead to Nerve and Heart Problems
Thiamine Deficiency is a condition wherein the body does not meet the minimum requirements for thiamine. This is also known as beriberi. This happens when there is insufficient thiamine in the diet or when there is lack of absorption of thiamine as seen in


Problems with Low Thiamine Levels in the Body
Thiamine or Vitamin B1 is needed in many cellular processes in the body. It is important in converting carbohydrates into energy. It is particularly important in proper muscle and nervous system functioning.


What You Need To Know About DHEA
DHEA or dehydroepiandrosterone is a steroid hormone that is produced in the adrenal glands. The levels of DHEA in the body typically peak in the 20s. With age, DHEA levels decline. At around the age of 70, it is only about 10 to 20 percent of peak levels. This is why there is great interest in

The Health Benefits of DHEA

What is DHEA? DHEA or dehydroepiandrosterone is a natural steroid hormone produced by the body. It is produced mainly in the adrenal glands but also by the gonads and the brain.




Gout


The Use of Cherry Extract in the Management of Gout
Natural remedies for gout are becoming more popular lately. This is because they are more inexpensive than drug based treatments and they actually work. Research has shown that cherries are very promising in the management of gout.

Top Risk Factors for Developing Gout
Gout is a painful form of arthritis that usually attacks the big toe. It causes red, swollen, and stiff joints due to elevated uric acid levels in the blood. The uric acid crystallizes and is deposited in the joints, often at the joint at the base of the big toe. Usually, uric acid dissolves in


The Basics of Gout
Gout is a common, recurrent condition characterized by inflammation of the joints in which uric acid crystals are deposited within the joints.


Are You At Risk Of Getting Gout?
Gout causes red swollen joints, particularly on the big toe. Other joints that can be affected are the heels, knees, ankles, elbows, wrists, and fingers. It may be due to an abnormality in the ability of the body to breakdown purine products from the food we eat.


How to Control Gout Flare-ups and Pain
Do you have gout? If you suddenly experience pain on your foot that causes you to wake up during the wee hours, if you haven’t experienced this type of pain, then better prepare yourself because you may be in for a bout of gout pain.


Learn the Basics of Gout
Gout is a type of arthritis that can cause acute attacks of stiffness, joint swelling, and burning sensation on the affected joint. The big toe is most commonly affected but any joint in the body can develop gout. Gout attacks can happen repeatedly and can occur...


Alternative Gout Treatments
There are various gout treatments available. The treatment usually involves medications. These can be used to treat acute gout attacks, prevent future attacks, and reduce complications of gout.



Alcohol and Gout - What You Need to Know
Gout is a medical condition that is characterized by repeated episodes of sudden joint stiffness, burning pain, and swelling, most commonly on the big toe. Over time, these episodes tend to recur and when this happens, it can lead to damage to the joints, tendons, and other tissues. Prompt management is essential if these are to be avoided.


Foods to Avoid if You Have Gout

Do you have gout? Are you wondering why your gout can get very painful sometimes?  Would you believe that avoiding certain foods can help prevent gout pain?


Gout – Knowledge, Prevention and Treatment
Gout is a condition that causes pain and swelling of the joints. Gout can affect any joint but is particularly common at the metatarsal-phalengeal joint of the base of the big toe. It is complex type of arthritis that affects anyone.


Are Cherries Good for Gout?
Do you have gout? Then you are familiar with the bouts of gout pain. This happens when there is buildup of uric acid around the joint, and the attack of gout may even wake you up in the middle of the night.


How to Prevent Gout Flare-Ups
Gout flare-ups can cause sudden, severe attacks of pain, redness, swelling and tenderness of the affected joint. Gout can affect any joint, but is particularly common in the big toe.


Vitamin C: Natural Treatment for Gout
Gout is a form of arthritis that can cause a lot of pain and suffering to anyone who has this condition.  But do you know that boosting your vitamin C intake can help keep gout flare-ups at bay.


 

Coral Calcium

Facts You Need To Know About Calcium
Calcium is an important mineral that is necessary for life. Patients commonly think that calcium is only needed to promote strong healthy bones and teeth, but it is also good to know that calcium plays a vital role in multiple body systems.

Corals - One of Best Sources Of Natural Calcium
It's a common notion that when it comes to calcium, people think of healthy bones and teeth. Where in fact, calcium is not only needed for bones and teeth, this mineral is also important for other bodily functions as well.


Why You Should Take Coral Calcium
Calcium is a chemical element that is abundantly found on the earth’s crust. Sea water is rich with calcium ions and is the 5th most abundant element after sodium, chloride, magnesium and sulfate. Corals take advantage of these calcium-rich waters and form a slimy substance which then hardens to form a solid skeletal calcium frame.


Joint Smoother - Maintain Healthy Joints


Glucosamine Sulfate for Healthy Joints
A naturally occurring substance in the body is glucosamine. This is found in the fluid around the joints. It is also available in pill form as a dietary supplement; the most common is glucosamine sulfate. There are other forms of glucosamine such as glucosamine hydrochloride and N-acetyl-glucosamine.

 

Pain Aid Cream

Menthol is one of the integral content of Lam Labs Pain Aid Cream. Menthol is part of plant family “genus Mentha” or the mint family. Menthol is typically extracted from corn mint, peppermint or other mint oils. It is clear or white crystal that melts above room temperature.


Dr. Lam Labs Pain Aid Cream - Camphor

Camphor is a waxy, white to transparent substance that is very aromatic and highly flammable. It is extracted from the Cinnamonum camphora tree, a large evergreen tree found in Indonesia, Borneo, Sumatra and other Asian countries. The tree grows very slowly and it takes about 50 years before camphor can be extracted.


GouTrol

Gout Supplement

  • Vitamin C
  • Wild cherry
  • Alfalfa
  • Apple cider vinegar
  • Garlic
NeuRx
Physician Formulated
Neuropathy Supplement
  • Thiamine
  • Vitamin B12
  • DHEA
  • Alpha Lipoic Acid

Coral Calcium

Physician Formulated

  • 73 minerals from coral calcium
  • Vitamin D
  • Magnesium

Joint Smoother

with Omega

  • Glucosamine
  • Chondroitin
  • Omega 3,6,9
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin E

 Pain Aid Cream

Champion Strength

  • Menthol
  • Camphor
  • Ginger
  • Essential Oils
  • Witch Hazel
  • Aloe

Neutrea Soap 

Fight Fungus and Bacteria

  • Tea Tree Oil
  • Terpenoids

Adjunct in the treatment of fungal feet and nails

Neutrapeutic

Sea Salt Soak

  • High Mineral Content
  • Dead Sea Salt

Soak away stress, dead skin, fungus, bacteria