Tingling in the hands or feet or both can accompany other symptoms such as pain, itching, numbness and muscle wasting. In such cases tingling may be a sign of nerve damage, which can result from causes as varied as traumatic injuries or repetitive stress injuries, bacterial or viral infections, toxic exposures, and systemic diseases such as diabetes.
HOW IS TINGLING DIAGNOSED?
A General Physician/Homeopath diagnoses Tingling by examining the medical history and performing a complete physical examination, blood test, electrolyte level testing, thyroid function test, and toxicology screening.
HOW IS TINGLING TREATED?
Treatment depends on the diagnosis and the cause identified. Treatment will focus on resolving the underlying condition.
DID YOU KNOW?
General lifestyle recommendations include maintaining an optimal weight, avoiding exposure to toxins, following a medically-supervised exercise programme, eating a balanced diet and avoiding or limiting alcohol consumption. Recommendations also include stopping smoking, which constricts blood supply to blood vessels supplying nutrients to peripheral nerves.