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15 Mar 2014

peripheral neuropathy and depression
Are these 2 conditions linked in any way? How can my problem on burning, swollen painful feet, be solved? My hands are also often hot. In terms of depression, I am taking 1 Sam-E 400 mg every morning, as well as Omega Up with 70mg EDA and 80 mg DHA in the mornings and evenings. I have take 2 Zopivane tabs at night and one Trazadone50 mg antidepressant for chronic insomnia. I am also on meds for chronic asthma and sinusitis, as well as IBS and osteo-arthritis.I a 57.
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27 Mar 2014

Hi

From a Chinese Medicine point of view the burning feet, insomnia and the depression is linked to the element of Fire. Fire is inflammation. The Fire element can also then lead to inflammation of the sinus. Chronic sinus is also linked to inflammation. 
Foods can create inflammation. Avoid refined foods, sugar, wheat, alcohol.
A natural practitioner would be able to assist you with a treatment plan to treat you naturally. 
Kind regards
Dr Debbie

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