News and research about nerves and neuropathy, including nerve pain and treatments for diabetic neuropathies. Diabetic neuropathies are a family of nerve disorders caused by diabetes. People with diabetes can, v priebehu času, develop nerve damage throughout the body. O 60 na 70 percent ľudí s diabetom majú nejakú formu neuropatia. People with diabetes can develop nerve problems at any time, but risk rises with age and longer duration of diabetes.