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2012-06-30 23:00:23

A brand new source of information for sufferers of neuropathic conditions and their carers is now available at NeuropathyTreatment.com. The site aims to provide information about all aspects of the condition from the causes and symptoms to the treatments available. London, UK (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 NeuropathyTreatment.com is pleased to announce that their new website devoted to sufferers of peripheral neuropathy and their carers is now live and online. The site went live on June 17th 2012...

2011-11-01 21:11:06

Hereditary neuropathies are common nervous system conditions characterized by progressive loss of muscle control and/or sensory function. There are no effective treatments. However, work in mice, by a team of researchers led by Florian Eichler, at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, has revealed a rational candidate oral therapy for one hereditary neuropathy -- hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy type 1 (HSAN1). HSAN1 is thought to be caused by the...

2005-08-17 10:20:22

By David Douglas NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Individuals with diabetes often develop a problem with the nerves that control internal body functions, known as diabetic autonomic neuropathy. Autonomic neuropathy is a common and serious complication of diabetes, one that increases the risk of death. Effective treatments are limited by a lack of any clear understanding of what causes the problem. Now, European researchers report that so-called self or autoantibodies that attack the...


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