To raise the awareness about Neuropathy, the damaging of the nerve system, Neurobion invited consumers, as well as media and bloggers at the launch of Neuropathy Awareness Movement, where they tackled important things about this condition and urgent need for an early intervention.
According to a recent study, progressing age is one of the reason why people acquire Neuropathy. There will be certain things they will not be able to do and very different from the normal routine.
A regular person can type 40 words per minute. On a normal day, a person takes 6,200 steps. With every touch, a person can ignite four million sensory receptors.
Through this event, guests were able to experience fun yet informative activities to which they passed through test to know if their nerves are still functioning well and in a normal purpose.
In this generation where people are more active, nerves are often disregarded. In a super busy lifestyle they may have, nourishing the nerves became a challenge to them, which can result to worse condition.
Risk of Nerve Damage
There are signs of Neuropathy that we often ignore and think that are just normal happenings inside our body. Among these are, numbness and tingling and burning sensations, mostly felt in hands and feet. Not only old and mature people are prone to this condition but also that young ones.
Apart from of the age, people may experience this condition through unbalanced and unhealthy lifestyle–smoking and high alcohol intake.
According to Philippines Medical Center Director, Dr. Gio Barangan, “Because the symptoms of Neuropathy are too common, people tend to brush them off completely or associate them with a different condition.”
Barangan also added how they want to change the way people ignore Neuropathy.
“We want people to prioritize the health of their nerves the same way that they take care of their other organs.”
How to fight Neuropathy
Our body needs lot of nutrients to function well. For the nerve system, balanced diet, active lifestyle and daily dose of B-Vitamin Complex should be observed to maintain the nourishment it needed. The role of these vitamins are very important to the nervous system.
Through the World’s #1 B Vitamins, Neurobion, which is trusted by doctors for over 40 years, gaining enough Vitamins for our nerves became easier. It has a balanced formulation of Vitamins B1, B6, and B12 and is clinically proven to nourish the nerves and acts at the root of the problem.
“You shouldn’t let nerve damage slow you down or keep you from doing tgings that you normally do,” Neurobion Brand Manager, Eloisa Dy Buncio said.
Neuropathy Awareness Movement
As a part of the advocacy of raising awareness on Neuropathy, Neurobion announced the engaged ambassadors for a better reach of the youth market and more people, no other than director Paul Soriano and TV actress, singer and celebrity mom, Zsa Zsa Padilla.
Neurobion’s mission does not stop at providing preventive measure for Neuropathy, but teaching consumers how to determine early symptoms of the condition and how to live a healthy and active lifestyle.
For more information, visit www.facebook.com/NeurobionPhilippines.
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