"A promising new study published in Neurology Research International suggests that the ancient Indian spice turmeric and its primary polyphenol curcumin, may provide victims of spinal cord injury (SCI) a safer and more effective approach than conventional treatment which relies primarily on surgery and corticosteroids, a class of anti-inflammatory drugs notorious for adverse health effects." Click to read and share the full article.
The spinal cord functions primarily in the transmission of neural signals between the brain and the rest of the body but also contains neural circuits that can independently control numerous reflexes and central pattern generators.
Peripheral neuropathy is a medical disorder in which the nerve fibers of peripheral nervous system are affected. Peripheral nerves are normally concerned with carrying signals and sensations to and from the brain and spinal cord to the entire body.