What Is Nerve Gliding and Can It Help With Diabetic Neuropathy in the Feet?
Recent research suggest that the nerves in diabetic patients may become entrapped and fixed. The entrapment of diabetic nerves may contribute to the development of peripheral neuropathy in these patients. Suggestions for neuropathy treatment are provided.
Neuromodulation: Bringing Treatment for Chronic Pain Into the 21st Century
The nervous system encompasses the brain, spinal cord and all the wire-like peripheral nerves. For proper bodily function, information about the state of almost every body part is transmitted by the peripheral nerves through the spinal cord to the brain for evaluation and processing. Once processed ...
Can Musical Tones Played in the Ear Help With Gait-Freezing in Parkinson\'s Patients?
New research into the cause and possible treatment of freezing of gait in Parkinson's Disease suggests that stimulation of the brain-stem through deep brain stimulation may be helpful. Recent research suggests that it may be possible to stimulate these brain-stem centers non-invasively through speci...
Brain Rust: What Happens Inside Your Head After A Traumatic Brain Injury?
Traumatic and acquired brain injuries are emerging as serious public health risks. Long term after effects that don't respond well to treatment have been identified. An underlying chemical change in the brain leading to increased oxidative stress offers a promising new target for treatment.
Functional Neurology and Headache Relief
New methods of taming the nervous system are leading to promising innovative approaches to headache relief. For the headache sufferer, topics like functional neurology and stimulation induced analgesia are terms to remember.