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Diabetes and Nerve Care (Neuropathy)

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Types 1 & 2 Research
Sep 1, 2006 | 
Drug Called Safe for the Management of Pain From Diabetic Nerve Damage
Jul 1, 2006 | 
A long-term study published in a recent issue of the Journal of Palliative Medicine found that Eli Lilly’s non-narcotic prescription drug Cymbalta (duloxetine HCl) is as safe and well-tolerated as current routine care that uses one or more medications for the management of pain caused by diabetic nerve damage. Study findings also show that Cymbalta did not adversely affect the progression of diabetes or many of the complications associated with the illness, such as damage to the nerves, kidneys and eyes.
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Overweight Type 1s More Susceptible to Complications Than Normal-Weight Type 1s
Sep 1, 2005 | 
Diabetes duration and A1C remain the gold standard for determining whether you may develop retinopathy and neuropathy. However, if you are a type 1 with a weight problem, you may not be slowing down the progression to these microvascular complications.
Complications of Chronic Pain
Jun 1, 2005 | 
More Relief Is On the Way
Mar 1, 2005 | 
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A group of patients with diabetes receiving low-intensity laser therapy (LILT) for the painful symptoms of sensorimotor polyneuropathy (DSP) showed a reduction in pain scores in a Toronto study.
Spray Used for Angina Could Alleviate Foot Pain?
Feb 1, 2003 | 
A spray commonly used to alleviate angina pain might be able to help relieve the pain and burning of diabetic neuropathy when sprayed on the feet.
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