FPN Media Center

Welcome to the FPN Media Center. You’ll find a collection of free peripheral neuropathy educational resources, videos, brochures, and transcripts for patients, caregivers, physicians, and more.

FPN Videos

These online videos and webinars allow those who are not able attend patient seminars to receive the benefit of the information shared by our expert speakers. Watch for our upcoming video on ‘The Use of Cannabis for Treating Neuropathic Pain”.

Knowing Neuropathy
Dr. Ahmet Höke, MD, PhD, provides an overview of peripheral neuropathy and common symptoms and treatments. Professor of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

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Physical and Occupational Therapy for PN
Vicki Tysseling-Mattiace, PhD, MPT, explains the benefits of exercise, and physical and occupational therapy for PN patients. Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Northwestern University.

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PN: New Strategies for Patient Care
Senda Ajroud-Driss, MD, offers an overivew of PN with emphasis on the treatments available for today’s patients. Professor of Neurology, Northwestern University

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Brain Talk – Hope for Patients Suffering with PN (podcast)
Dr. Ahmet Höke, MD, PhD, Professor of Neurology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine joined YPR Baltimore for this podcast.

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The Emotional Impact of PN
Julian Breslow, PhD, LCSW, discusses the emotional, and social challenges, of living with PN.

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Managing Pain and Neuropathy
Judith Paice, PhD, RN, FAAN, presents an overview of neuropathy and discusses treatment options to help manage the pain. Northwestern Memorial Hospital

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Ovarian Cancer and Peripheral Neuropathy
Pam Shlemon, FPN Executive Director, joined Amanda Davis of the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance on a moderated webinar discussing the connection between ovarian cancer and PN.

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NEW!
The Use of Cannabis for Treating Neuropathic Pain
Judith Paice, PhD, RN, FAAN discusses how medical cannabis works to treat peripheral neuropathy, the drug’s use, risks and benefits.

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FPN | Newsletter

Our FPN|News that is published twice annually – Spring/Summer and Fall/Winter. With a cover article that addresses an important topic for those struggling with peripheral neuropathy, you will also find research, tips from patients, Q&A from the experts in PN, articles on ‘Living Well’, upcoming events, and more.

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FPN Educational Brochures

The Foundation was started from the vision of the work that was needed to make people aware of peripheral neuropathy and to try and find new, effective treatments for those who were suffering. Learn more about how the Foundation began and the work that we are doing.

Peripheral neuropathy is the manifestation of many different conditions that can damage the peripheral nerves and is considered a neurological disorder rather than one distinct disease. Peripheral neuropathy may be either inherited or acquired.

The Foundation was started from the vision of the work that was needed to make people aware of peripheral neuropathy and to try and find new, effective treatments for those who were suffering. Learn more about how the Foundation began and the work that we are doing.

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Transcripts

How to Live Well with Neuropathy

PainPathways Magazine Facebook Chat: How to Live Well with Neuropathy

May 20, 2015

Neuropathy After Cancer

CURE Magazine Facebook Chat: Neuropathy After Cancer

July 9, 2014

Monthly eNewsletters

Subscribe to our email list and you will receive a bi-monthly FPN E|News full of information, tips on living with peripheral neuropathy and the latest research and news. You will find upcoming events and sometimes we share recipes to help you with healthy eating.