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Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy is a disorder of the peripheral nerves, which transmit messages from the brain, spinal cord and the central nervous system to other parts of the body. The peripheral nerves inform the body when to feel sensations, like when the hands are cold. It can cause numbness, tingling, prickling and muscle feebleness in different…

What Causes Heel Spurs?

What Causes Heel Spurs?

Heel Spurs are needle-like outgrowths that form on the underside of the heel bone. They form when calcium begins to accumulate on the surface of the heel bone. In a matter of months, the calcium formation grows into a sharp, protruding bone spur that can cause injury and inflammation to the soft tissue that surrounds…