Learning Session: Neuropathy and Exercise - Legacy Senior Living

Learn more about the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment of Neuropathic pain and how exercise can aid in the management of this condition.  Join us Feb 25th at 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm.

Learning Session:  Physiotherapy and Neuropathy
Tuesday, February 25th – 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Presented by
Matthew Butt, Client Care Manager
My Home Rehab, Inc.
In-Home Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation for Seniors

Peripheral neuropathy, a result of damage to the nerves outside of the brain and spinal cord (peripheral nerves), often causes weakness, numbness and pain, usually in your hands and feet. It can also affect other areas of your body.

 

 

This session will address:

– What is Neuropathy?

– What causes it?

– How is it diagnosed?

– Management/treatment

– How exercise is a large part in the management of neuropathy (e.g preventing it from advancing further or from becoming worse)

Pre-registration is required by February 23rd to 604.240.8550.