Phototherapy Used to Combat Neuropathic Pain

Dorsal Root Ganglion - Diabetic Neuropathy

As diabetes progresses, the structure of the sciatic nerve’s myelin sheath changes – but after four sessions of laser therapy treatment, researchers found that the myelin had almost completely recovered.

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New Diabetic Neuropathy Guidelines for Physicians Released

Doctor holding tablet pc - New Diabetic Neuropathy Guidelines for Doctors

New guidelines from Michigan Medicine researchers and the American Diabetes Association equip physicians with better information on how to treat Diabetic Neuropathy.

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Peripheral Nerve Damage Discovery: New Hope for Diabetics

Photo - Testing for Peripherial Nerve Damage

New discovery could lead to effective repair therapies for those suffering peripheral nerve damage and offers hope to millions of people with diabetes.

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Using Worms to Prevent Diabetes Complications like Neuropathy

Scientists Using Worms to Prevent Diabetes Complications like Neuropathy

Researchers have found a sensor for the reactive molecules linked to diabetic complications using worms, which may provide new therapies for serious diabetes health problems like neuropathy.

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Lower HbA1c May Not Prevent Diabetes Complications

Sugar Levels and Diabetes Complications

According to Mayo Clinic researchers, the HbA1c level targeted by physicians may not actually lower the risk of kidney, vision and neuropathy complications for diabetics, contrary to longstanding belief.

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Study: Nerve Damage Precedes Diabetic Retinopathy

NIH funded this study

New findings about the development of diabetic retinopathy represents a shift in the long-term understanding of these diabetes complications.

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Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy and Wound Healing, New Findings in Study


Wayne State study provides new understanding of diabetic peripheral neuropathy and wound healing in the treatment of corneal and skin diabetic ulcers.

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Phantom Limb Pain Frozen by Minimally Invasive Treatment

New Treatment for Phantom Limb Pain

A recent study shows that interventional radiologists can use an innovative technique to relieve the pain that plagues millions of amputees, many of which are people with diabetes.

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Key Contributor to Diabetic Peripheral Nerve Disease Found

Journal: Pain - February 2016-2

New findings suggest a key contributor to the problem of painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy, which occurs in about one-half of all patients with diabetes.

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Researchers Discover Key Mechanism that Causes Neuropathic Pain


Scientists have identified a key mechanism in neuropathic pain. This discovery could benefit millions of people with chronic pain from trauma, diabetes, shingles, multiple sclerosis or other conditions that cause nerve damage.

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