If you have diabetes, call your doctor whenever you have a cut or sore that becomes infected or doesn't heal, especially on your feet. It is extremely important to react promptly to injuries and infections, however minor. Also, see your doctor for help if you develop new or worsening symptoms of neuropathy.
In most cases of focal neuropathy, muscle weakness or pain subsides within a few weeks or months with no long-term damage. Peripheral and autonomic...Read more
Until recently most treatments for diabetic neuropathy have been painkillers that helped some people but not others. Even if they helped... Read more »
Is managing diabetic neuropathy so difficult that we need more drugs? Some, but not all, of our diabetes professionals say that it... Read more »
I’m a lucky person. I am a fifteen-year survivor of Stage IIIB inflammatory breast cancer, the most deadly form of breast cancer. ... Read more »