Things You Should Know About Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

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People now a day suffer a lot and the suffering takes place due to several reasons which varies person to person. Diabetes is one such health complication which itself is not that dangerous but it damages other organs of the body which is of course deadly for human body. Diabetes cannot be cured but it can be controlled but the fluctuation of the blood sugar level always proves to be dangerous for us and with the passing time it makes almost all organs useless. Diabetic peripheral neuropathy is one such condition which takes place only if you have got diabetes for a long time which is definitely not under control and this symptom can last for a year or so and in some cases it might even last for a lifetime. Treatment is of course possible but before heading towards any treatment you need to know about the symptoms of the particular disease so here are few signs of diabetic peripheral neuropathy that you should never ignore if you notice rather should rush to the doctor:

Numbness:

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This is the most common symptom that you can get in this health complication. In this case you would not be able to sense anything on certain areas of the body and it specially occurs on hands as well as legs targeting the nerve points. This won’t do any such harm but there would be times when you won’t be able to sense thing or objects so you might end up dropping things and this symptom might just make your life a little uncomfortable. In this situation you won’t even be able to sense pain or any other sensation of the areas where numbness took place and the area of numbness keeps on changing as well.

Tingling sensation:

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Well this does not lasts for too long but can occur at anytime and at any part of the body. In this situation you might feel tingling sensation on any of you body part which would at least be there for around some minutes. This though do not last for long but it keeps on happening in your body and it mainly targets nerve points or palm as well as the feet surface. You can always get treatment but it won’t always cure the symptom completely rather it would just prevent it for some period of time. This symptom is very much oriented with blood sugar level so the frequency would depend up on how controlled your blood sugar level is.

Burning as well as pinching sensation:

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This symptom is definitely a serious warning that now it is time to go to a doctor and get your diabetes test done and get medications accordingly. In this situation you would feel like burning sensation of your skin but there won’t be any burn mark. It is no doubt painful but the sensation won’t last for a very long time rather it would keep on coming back at times without any notice.

Balance problem:

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You would feel like unsteady at time which is definitely not normal and this even can lead to walking problem you may fall down while walking due to misbalancing and can get hurt as well. this is the most annoying problem of this particular issue as it might even cause accident and there would be time when you won’t be able to move for a while though the symptom lasts for few minutes or so.

Shivering:

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Feeling cold is common but in this case you might not feel cold all the time but still you would shiver. In this situation your hands as well as legs would shake which would make your gripe a little unstable. This situation can happen at any time and it might even last for a too long period of time. It is kind of embarrassing as you might start shivering in front of anyone without any reason and it can even happen in a hot sunny day.

The only long term as well as effective treatment for this complication is to control your blood sugar level. You might take help from medicines which you can get prescribed by a good doctor. You can also try diet plans; meditation as well as yoga because these things control the blood sugar level and are equally beneficial for nerve problems.

These were few symptoms of diabetic peripheral neuropathy which you should never ignore and get treatment before it is too late.