Acupuncture Treats Peripheral Neuropathy In Central Orlando
Peripheral neuropathy if damage to the peripheral nervous system, which is responsible for transmitting information from the brain to the spinal cord and parts of the body. Peripheral neuropathy is associated with other conditions such as diabetes, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, poor nitrition, HIV/AIDS, alcoholism, chemo, to name a few.
Sometimes physical injury or trauma can injure a nerve; even fractures, dislocations, pressure on nerves which can stem from repetitive movement, positioning, overwork, exposure to certain elements.
Symptoms associated with peripheral neuropathy may include numbness, tingling, burning sensation, sharp pain, cramping, sensitive to touch or temperature changes, trouble balancing, muscle weakness and even paralysis…to name a few.
In Central Orlando, people suffer every day from this condition. Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine explains to potential patients that this condition is a result of dampness lingering or moving in the extremities, where it can cause blockages and decreases circulation of blood and oxygen. By improving circulation to the tissue and nerves of the affected area it can gradually be nourished to repair function and resolve pain.
If you live in Central Orlando, Winter Park, Maitland or Altamonte Springs area and suffer from peripheral neuropathy you may want to consider Traditional Chinese Medicine to help improve your overall quality of life.
Contact Four Seasons Acupuncture in Central Orlando for a treatment today, see how Alternative Medicine can help!
Four Seasons Acupuncture at 110 N. Orlando Ave. , Suite 3 Maitland, Florida 32751. 321-662-4871