March 13, 2016 Pink Inspires

Tips for Coping with Neuropathy in Cold Weather

Cold weather poses special challenges for people affected by neuropathy, a type of pain and discomfort caused by nerve damage. Neuropathy can be a common side effect of certain chemotherapy treatments, and can develop after surgery.

Neuropathy is often a temporary side effect, but people who experience neuropathy should be aware of ways lessen neuropathy pain and lower the risk of further nerve damage during the winter. Read on to learn more!