Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

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Diabetic Neuropathy Articles

Can Sugar Cause Nerve Problems?

Does sugar cause nerve damage? Although the exact causes are unknown, high blood sugar may contribute to diabetic peripheral neuropathy. Blood sugar levels that are hard to manage increase the

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Chemo-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy

What Is Foot Drop?

Symptoms of foot drop The most common symptom of foot drop is dragging your toe on the ground when you walk. This can cause you to trip or fall. Other

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Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Seniors and Neuropathy

Physical care Neuropathy symptoms include burning and tingling sensations. Moreover, patients complain about numbness in toes and limbs. Some patients have also reported a feeling analogous to that of wearing

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Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

How Does Neuropathy Affect Balance?

How does neuropathy affect balance? There are over 100 types of neuropathies with varying symptoms. Diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) is a progressive disease that often involves pain, loss of sensation

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Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: Diagnosis

Blood tests for diagnosing diabetic neuropathy Blood tests are used to indicate diabetes and abnormal immune functioning and can predict signs of peripheral neuropathy. A complete count of your blood

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