Diabetic Neuropathy

Your Neuropathy May Be a Potential Risk for Heart Disease

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It has long been known that diabetes is associated with heart disease. Research is showing that peripheral neuropathy by itself may also be a culprit. By Shiraz Abbas Current evidence indicates that peripheral neuropathy is associated with the cardiovascular diseases. A 2010 study found the following: Physiological activities of the cardiovascular system are under the […]

Gender and Diabetic Neuropathy

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Men are more likely to develop diabetic neuropathy at an earlier stage than women. This has important implications for the treatment of diabetic neuropathy. By Shiraz Abbas Diabetic neuropathy is a kind of nerve damage that happens as a result of diabetes. It is when high blood sugar causes damage to the nerve fibers. In […]