25 Nov '11, 5am

Sensory peripheral neuropathy: A disease in the news | Fit To Post Health - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Sensory peripheral neuropathy: A disease in the news | Fit To Post Health - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Sensory peripheral neuropathy is one of the commonest nerve disorders Most people take the ability to walk for granted. But if you are afflicted with sensory peripheral neuropathy — one of the commonest nerve disorders, you will soon realise how difficult the simple act of walking can be. Sensory peripheral neuropathy impedes your ability to feel or "sense" your feet, making it difficult to keep a steady gait. You may lose your balance and become more prone to falls. National Neuroscience Institute (NNI ) sees more than 100 cases of sensory peripheral neuropathy every year. As only the more severe or symptomatic cases are referred to NNI specialists, the number of cases in the whole of Singapore is presumably much higher. The condition drew much attention recently, after it was revealed that former Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew suffers from it. Sensory peripheral neuropathy...

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