Diabetic Neuropathy

Spinal Cord Stimulation Reduces Pain Associated With Diabetic Polyneuropathy

Spinal Cord Stimulation Reduces Pain Associated With Diabetic Polyneuropathy

Chronic pain symptoms in patients with PDPN are effectively reduced with spinal cord stimulation.

Comparing Treatments for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

Comparing Treatments for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

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Rates of painful diabetic neuropathy are increasing along with the prevalence of diabetes.

Evaluating Orexin Antagonist for Diabetic Neuropathy Tx

Evaluating Orexin Antagonist for Diabetic Neuropathy Tx

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Researchers are looking into improving sleep in order to alleviate chronic pain.

Gabapentin Effective for Postherpetic Neuralgia, Neuropathy

Gabapentin Effective for Postherpetic Neuralgia, Neuropathy

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Patients suffering from postherpetic nearalgia found relief taking gabapentin.

Neuropathic Pain: Navigating the Challenges of an Elusive Disease

Neuropathic Pain: Navigating the Challenges of an Elusive Disease

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As the population ages, and as both the incidence of diabetes and the survival rates after chemotherapy treatment increase, the number of patients with neuropathic pain is expected to rise.

Diabetic Neuropathy Guidelines Updated by ADA

Diabetic Neuropathy Guidelines Updated by ADA

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New evidence on diabetic neuropathy has emerged since the ADA's last published a position statement in 2005.

Current Nerve Stimulation Thresholds Insufficient in Diabetic Neuropathy

Current Nerve Stimulation Thresholds Insufficient in Diabetic Neuropathy

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Are current nerve stimulation thresholds unreliable for diabetic neuropathy patients during regional anesthesia?

SCN9A Gene Variants Contribute to Neuropathic Pain in Diabetic Neuropathy

SCN9A Gene Variants Contribute to Neuropathic Pain in Diabetic Neuropathy

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Four genetic variants of SCN9A were found to be significantly associated with neuropathic pain in DPN.

Inhaling Cannabis May Reduce Pain in Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Inhaling Cannabis May Reduce Pain in Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

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Researchers observed a dose-dependent reduction in pain in patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy.

Addressing Peripheral Neuropathy in Prediabetes

Addressing Peripheral Neuropathy in Prediabetes

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Addressing neuropathy early on in prediabetes is essential to successful symptom management.

Vegan Diet Helps Alleviate Diabetic Neuropathy

Vegan Diet Helps Alleviate Diabetic Neuropathy

Following a vegan diet helped lower levels of pain and promote weight loss in patients with diabetic neuropathy.

Exercise May Ease Pain Interference from Diabetic Neuropathy

Exercise May Ease Pain Interference from Diabetic Neuropathy

Aerobic exercise intervention doesn't seem to change pain severity, but seemed to lessen pain interference in daily activities.

Botulinum Toxin-A May Reduce Pain in Diabetic Neuropathy

Botulinum Toxin-A May Reduce Pain in Diabetic Neuropathy

Two studies show clinically significant improvement of 'minimum change in pain' measure.

Low-Dose Gene Therapy May Relieve Diabetic Neuropathy Pain

Low-Dose Gene Therapy May Relieve Diabetic Neuropathy Pain

Two injections of low-dose gene therapy improved painful symptoms by more than 50%.

In Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy, Best Treatment is Unclear

In Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy, Best Treatment is Unclear

A meta-analysis of previous trials could not determine the most effective treatment for painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy.

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