Neuropathy General

How CIDP May Be Making You Fat

CIDP and weight gain don’t seem to be caused by loss of mobility, it seems to be coming from hormonal changes.   By Shiraz Abbas CIDP (Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy)  is a neurological condition that involves inflammation in the nerves. As CIDP worsens, people become less mobile and as a result they are more likely to gain weight. However, people […]

Your Neuropathy May Be a Potential Risk for Heart Disease

neuropathy heart disease

It has long been known that diabetes is associated with heart disease. Research is showing that peripheral neuropathy by itself may also be a culprit. By Shiraz Abbas Current evidence indicates that peripheral neuropathy is associated with the cardiovascular diseases. A 2010 study found the following: Physiological activities of the cardiovascular system are under the […]