Latest diabetic neuropathy Stories

2012-10-04 23:02:16

The porcine sciatica model can evaluate efficacy and PK/PD from the same subject and may provide more clinically relevant data at preclinical stages minimizing expensive failures. St Paul, MN (PRWEB) October 03, 2012 MD Biosciences has developed a large preclinical model of neuropathic pain for preclinical evaluation of analgesic or neuroprotective therapies. The sciatica model was developed in the pig, as the innervation is similar to that of humans, providing more clinically relevant data...

2012-09-21 23:00:55

The Ultimate Neuropathy Support System is now available from the Neuropathytreatment.com website. It is a form of peripheral neuropathy treatment designed to treat the symptoms and pain caused by all kinds of neuropathies. London, UK (PRWEB) September 21, 2012 The Ultimate Neuropathy Support System is now available exclusively through the neuropathytreatment.com website. It is a unique blend of herbs that has been specially formulated to alleviate the pain and suffering caused by the many...

2012-07-17 15:17:49

Research on diabetic mice reveals heart benefits of increased fatty acids released during exercise A detailed study of heart muscle function in mice has uncovered evidence to explain why exercise is beneficial for heart function in type 2 diabetes. The research team, led by scientists at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, found that greater amounts of fatty acids used by the heart during stressful conditions like exercise can counteract the detrimental effects of excess...

2012-07-06 23:00:22

There are countless articles online about the purported benefits of cayenne and capsaicin. Natural Health Sherpa investigated and went through scientific studies and published what they found. Wilmington, NC (PRWEB) July 06, 2012 While capsaicin in cayenne is associated with numerous health benefits such as fighting diabetes, weight loss, and even fighting cancer, Natural Health Sherpa found out that scientific evidence shows that it is most useful in treating pain. “The strongest...

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...

2012-06-16 00:53:10

Hope for therapy for both trauma to the peripheral nervous system and for common conditions such as diabetic neuropathy and Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease Researchers from the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Exeter, in collaboration with colleagues from Rutgers University, Newark and University College London, have furthered understanding of the mechanism by which the cells that insulate the nerve cells in the peripheral nervous system, Schwann cells, protect and...

2012-06-14 07:02:01

(Ivanhoe Newswire) — In the first systematic review of its kind, new research shows that strictly monitoring blood glucose levels (enhanced glucose control) with the right target levels can prevent diabetic neuropathy. Diabetic neuropathy is a disabling condition that develops in up to half of people with diabetes. It affects the nerves in the feet and legs, making them feel painful, weak, tingly, or numb. It is possible to prevent neuropathy by strictly controlling the blood sugar...

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