Peripheral neuropathy refers to a range of nerve diseases that affect the nerves anywhere in the body (outside the brain and spinal cord). In peripheral neuropathy, there is damage to a vast communication network transmitting the messages between the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) and the rest of the body. Managing peripheral neuropathyRead More
What Are the Advantages of IV Therapy?
IV therapy is a type of treatment that involves infusing nutrients directly into the bloodstream. This allows for higher levels of absorption and can be used to treat a variety of conditions. It is often used as a means of providing essential vitamins and minerals, but can also be used to deliver other nutrients, suchRead More
Hands and Feet Tingling: Major Signs of Neuropathy to Watch Out For
If you’re experiencing tingling in your hands and/or feet, it could be a symptom of peripheral neuropathy. Neuropathy is a health condition in which the nerves are damaged, and it can cause a wide range of symptoms – but the most common sign of peripheral neuropathy is tingling in the extremities, especially in the handsRead More
Things to Expect in a Neuropathy Therapy Center
Neuropathy is a disorder that affects nerves, resulting in symptoms such as pain, numbness, tingling, and muscle weakness. The condition most frequently affects the hands and feet, but other parts of the body can also be affected. If you suffer from neuropathy and are looking for a safe, non-invasive, painless therapeutic solution for your symptoms,Read More
How Long Does It Take to See Results from IV Infusion?
Gone are the days when IV infusion (commonly known as IV therapy) was merely used for sick people. IV infusion is now the craze among Hollywood celebrities, stressed urban professionals, health-conscious individuals, and everyone in between for a variety of purposes, such as for boosting immune system function, skin rejuvenation, weight loss, combating inflammation, toRead More
Can a neuropathy relief clinic help me figure out the cause of my peripheral neuropathy?
Peripheral neuropathy is a condition that results from damage to the peripheral nervous system, which transmits information between the brain and spinal cord and the rest of the body. The peripheral nervous system includes nerves in the arms, hands, legs, and feet. Symptoms of peripheral neuropathy include numbness or tingling in your extremities, pain, burningRead More
What Are the Potential Causes of My Neuropathy Pain?
Millions of Americans have peripheral neuropathy. You may be wondering why you experience the tingling, numbness, weakness, and stabbing pain in your hands and feet, which are the characteristic symptoms of this type of neuropathy. Peripheral neuropathy is a chronic disorder of the peripheral nervous system. The peripheral nervous system involves the nerves other thanRead More
What Is IV Infusion?
While the term “IV therapy” can conjure up images of a sick person lying in a hospital bed with a tube stuck in the back of their hand, it has uses that extend beyond helping people recover from acute illness or dehydration. If you’re on this page because you’re in search of a great wayRead More
Pain Management During Winter Months
During the winter months, cold weather can exacerbate pain, particularly in the joints. As temperatures get lower, blood circulation to our extremities decreases, causing muscles to spasm and aches to set in. Fortunately, pain during winter is not inevitable. There are many ways to manage and reduce cold-induced pain. Here are a few tips forRead More
What to Know After PRP Therapy for Hair Loss
PRP (platelet-rich plasma) therapy helps with hair loss by increasing blood supply to hair follicles and increasing the thickness of hair shafts. PRP therapy involves a three-step approach: taking a blood sample from a patient, processing the blood to isolate and extract the platelet-rich plasma, and injecting the plasma into the patient’s scalp. You mayRead More
What Is PRP Therapy for Back Pain?
Back pain–particularly low back pain–is very common among Americans. In fact, about 8 out of every 10 people in the United States suffer from back pain at some time in their lives. If you’re a statistic and in search of a safe, effective, and all-natural alternative to medications and surgery, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy couldRead More
Diagnosis and Treatment for Neuropathy
Neuropathy is damage to the nerves on the periphery of the body, outside the brain and spinal cord. Symptoms include weakness, numbness, and pain, usually in areas where the nerve endings are smallest, such as in the hands and feet. One of the most common causes of neuropathy is diabetes, where there is nerve damageRead More
Different Types Of Hair Regrowth Treatments
What do you notice in someone when you meet the person for the first time? Probably their face and hair. Besides the face, your hair allows you to make an impressive first impression. This is why people love spending time and money caring for their hair. So, what do you do when your hair isn’tRead More
PRP Therapy for Back Pain: How Does it Work
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy is a treatment that uses injections made of a patient’s blood to help heal areas of the body that are injured or painful. Back pain is one such area where PRP therapy can be helpful. Typical injections used to reduce inflammation often contain steroids or other types of medication. PRP therapyRead More
Benefits of PRP for Hair Loss
PRP, or platelet-rich plasma, is a treatment that is gaining popularity in many areas of medicine – from joint pain to hair loss. PRP consists of plasma, which is the liquid portion of blood, and platelets, which are clear blood cells known for their clotting ability and their role in healing in the body. PRPRead More
How Long Does A Knee Injection for Arthritis Last?
Did you know that osteoarthritis in the knee affects one in every four people over the age of 60, as well as many younger people? Arthritic pain in a knee joint can not only cause considerable discomfort, but it can also limit your mobility. Fortunately, there are ways to manage arthritis of the knee withoutRead More
Strengthening Your Immune System With IV Infusions
Did you know you can effectively boost your immune system, so you feel better, play your sport better, recover from a hangover, or fight off the flu more easily? Many patients receive IV infusion therapy in Jacksonville, FL, and across the United States. Let’s look at this simple, yet effective, physiological boost and what itRead More
How Is PRP Treatment for Hair Loss Performed?
Bothered by thinning hair or receding hairline? You’re not alone. It’s an ordeal you share with millions of Americans. Fortunately, here at NIVA Health, we take a unique, all-natural approach to hair regrowth treatment. Through platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy, we have helped countless men and women across the United States restore their crowning glory andRead More
Ways to Avoid Knee Pain
Being the largest joint in your body, your knee takes the brunt of the movements you make every day. It stands to reason that your knee is highly susceptible to conditions and injuries, which can cause pain, swelling, and stiffness. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to help minimize your risk of developingRead More
7 Foods that Help Fight Neuropathy
Neuropathy is damage to the nerves that can cause symptoms such as numbness, tingling, and weakness. Researchers and doctors have long held the connection between neuropathy and diet, in that a healthy diet can prevent or slow down the progression of neuropathy. Neuropathy is most often associated with diabetes, but it can also be dueRead More