It is often said that “you never forget how to ride a bike.” If you Google that phrase you will get links to at least two article purporting to explain the scientific principles that seem to confirm the veracity of the claim. 605 more words
Tags » Peripheral Neuropathy
While doing research for the blog I came across a podiatrist in my area that impressed me so I decided to give podiatrists another shot. It’s been several years since I’ve seen one, mainly because most of them told them they couldn’t figure out my problem, therefore could no longer help. 570 more words
Oh wowzers- it was one of those nights! Yes the type of night, when tingles in my toes, feeling like the nerves in my feet were burning and then of course the leg twitches begin giving an extra amount of shooting pain. 1,293 more words
Lets fucking hope not.
After much deliberation as to which anticonvulsant I’d be trying for the neuropathic type pain going on I settled on Topamax. Not because it’s list of side effects are any shorter or sweeter than other options but because of the lesser occurrences of anxiety related ones (we all remember how the amatryptaline attempt turned out) and the added bonus of migraine prevention being a main use for the drug. 419 more words