May 5, 2016

Speaker Slides and Handouts

Neuropathy Support Meetings

General Neuropathy

Neuropathy 101: Definition, Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnosis Sara Austin, MD 2017

Peripheral Neuropathy: Diagnosis and Treatment Iris Wingrove, MD 2/13/16

Diagnosing and Treating Neuropathy from the Perspective of a Neurologist Adam Horvit, MD 9/21/15

Neuropathy Review Yessar Hussain, MD 10/12/15

Medications and Neuropathy Maureen Gallagher, Jesse Maldonada

Neuropathy Review: Diagnosis and Treatment Yessar Hussain, MD 2/14/15

Understanding Neuropathy Nancy Herlin, MHA & Panel 6/8/15

General Neuropathy Presentation Patrick C. Nolan, MD

Overview of Peripheral Neuropathy Sara G. Austin, MD

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: The Forgotten Complication Todd D. Levine, MD & Allen M. Jacobs, DPM, FACFAS (1 slide/page – slower loading)

Neuropathy Summit Notes Neuropathy Summit Notes 12/10/10

Neuropathy Treatment Options Jimmy Ninh, MD 10/10/16

Pain Management

Pain Management Options Mihnea Dumitrescu, MD 10/8/16

Managing Your Neuropathic Pain Bryan Skulpoonkitti, DO summer 2016

Pain Management for Neuropathy Dr. Gus Lowry

Neuropathic Pain Mihnea Dumitrescu, MD 2/12/11

Alternative Treatments

Tai Chi Meaning and Benefits Norm Gill, August 2017

Tai Chi Benefits and Demonstration Julie Wylie, May 2017

Massage Therapy and Peripheral Neuropathy Susin Prins, LMT, March 2016

A Functional Approach to Neuropathy Diagnosis and Treatment Dr. Jim Meyer 2/9/15

PN and Chinese Medicine Ron Banuelos

The Benefits of Massage for Neuropathy Geri Ruane, LMT

Chinese Medicine Hedy Chen

Qigong Ann Garrard

Massage for Neuropathy Symptoms Pete Deckinga, LMT

Balance and Exercise

Aquatic Exercise for Neuropathy Julie O’Connor

Sample Home Exercises for Balance Bridgett Wallace

Balance And Peripheral Neuropathy Bridgett Wallace

Neuropathy and Exercise Whitney Alexander

Chair Stretches for Maintaining or Improving Flexibility  Whitney Alexander

Exercise and Neuropathy Lorissa Wimberly, PT

Physical Therapy and Peripheral Neuropathy Tony Lauretta PT, DPT 3/12/12

Neuropathy Exercises Corey Swartz

Neuropathy: Establishing a Safe and Effective Exercise Program Cory Swartz, MBA and Lindsay Keller, DPT HealthSouth

Emotional Health

The Healing Benefits of Gratitude 4/9/16 Nancy Herlin, MHA

Talking with Loved Ones About Neuropathy Marshall Lyles, LPC-S, LMFT, RPT-S

Emotions and Pains: What’s feelings got to do with It? DeeAnn Paul, MA, LPC

The Emotional Side of Neuropathy Marshall Lyles LPC-S, LMFT, RPT-S

Notes from Nancy Davis, LFMT Presentation.compressed Nancy Davis, LMFT

The Healing Benefits of Gratitude 11/23/15 Marshall Lyles, LPC-S, LMFT, RPT-S

Foot Care

Foot Care for Peripheral Neuropathy Gary Prant, DPM 4/24/17

Diabetes and Foot Care Handout 2/9/13


Anti-Inflammatory Diet by Chris McKee, CNC 5/8/17

Nutrition and Anti-Inflammatory Foods by Elizabeth Hanawalt, RD, CDE 4/8/17

Healthy Eating with Neuropathy by Patty Berry, RD, CDE 3/27/17

“Inflammation and Diet,” article by Marisa Moore: Eat Right, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Vitamin B-12 handout included with Patty Berry presentation 3/27/17

Mercury and Environmental Toxins in Fish handout included with Patty Berry presentation 3/27/17

Natural Perspectives in Neuropathy by Dr. Victor Carsrud with People’s Pharmacy, 9/26/16

Eat Your Colors Tarie Beldin

Nutrition and Neuropathy: Can You Control Inflammation With Food? Tarie Beldin, RD, LD, FAND

Fight Inflammation and Support Nerve Health with Nutrition Mary Ann Conroy, LD, RD and Laura Krebs-Holm, RD, LD – 3/8/14 presentation at Austin-Westlake meeting

Nutritional Suggestions for Peripheral Neuropathy Chris McKee

General Guidelines for Anti-inflammatory Eating: Foods to Eat and Foods to Avoid Dr. Julia Strickler 2/21/13 presentation


Neuropathy Self-Assessments to Track Progress Sue Holstrom, RN 1/11/16

“Sleep Smarter: For People with Neurologic Conditions, Sleep Can be Elusive. We Troubleshoot Six Obstacles to a Healthy Night’s Rest.” by Maris Cohen; article for “What Causes Bad Sleep” Presentation by Rani Das, MD 6/11/16

“Tossing and Turning All Night” by Jill Case; article for “What Causes Bad Sleep” Presentation by Rani Das, MD 6/11/16

Living Well for Better or Worse: Diabetes . . . Until Death Do We Part!  Julie Paff, RD, LD, CDE

Guillain – Barre Syndrome: A Brief Overview Julie Bell

“You Don’t LOOK Sick!”  Joy Selak lecture notes

Vitamin D in a Nutshell Sara Austin, MD

Helpful Hints for Starting IVIG Treatment