Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disorder that causes damage to synovial membrane of the joints. In Russia, about 38% men and 17% women were reported to be suffering from rheumatoid arthritis.
Neuropathic pain can be described as burning and throbbing pain in nerves of body caused due to damage and dysfunction of peripheral and central nerves of body. According to the International Association for The Study of Pain, it can be defined as “pain directly caused by a lesion or disease affecting the somatosensory system''.
Along with the regular medications, one must adopt some lifestyle changes for the proper management of neuropathic pain. The big picture observes the whole person rather than focus on the part of a body where you may feel pain. A whole person approach includes lifestyle factors and dietary habits that can be helpful in addressing the patient perception of pain and restoring daily function.
Research conducted in Russia reported the prevalence rates of over 30% for people with low back pain, 13% for chronic generalised pain and 46% for various types of arthralgia.
B vitamins helps maintain the body functions, including repair, development, and growth. In the peripheral nervous system, they promote the acceleration of nerve repair, both in enhancement of nerve regeneration and the recovery of nerve function.
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