Rare Medical Disease
What it is
“A nerve is a cable of fibers that carries electrochemical impulses to and from the brain or spinal cord to a specific point in the body. Neuropathy occurs when a part of the nerve is damaged” (Leiken 895).
Neuropathy causes include weakness, numbness, pain, and tingling in hands or feet, which might spread upward into your legs and arms (“Peripheral”).
"Alcoholism is a factor to Neuropathy caused by poor dietary choices made by alcoholics that can lead to deficiencies'" ("Peripheral").
"Acupuncture is needles inserted into your body. You may need multiple sessions before noticing improvements. Acupuncture is a therapy to help reduce stress, pain, and worry" ("Peripheral").
“Neuropathy can slowly progress over many years, or it can become severe and debilitating” (“Neuropathy”).
Confusion on emotions
Many people with Neuropathy use alcohol to relieve pain
Doctors have many plans/ surgeries' to help ease pain