Peripheral neuropathy is a condition that affects a lot of people over 55 years old. It comes because of damage to the peripheral nerves (these are nerves outside of the central nervous system, e.g. the spinal cord and brain). It can cause weakness, numbness, and pain, usually in the hands and feet.
There are many different causes of peripheral neuropathy and it is important to know what the underlying cause is, as only some can be treated. Read more from this blog: http://bit.ly/2idFKeB