Latest Small fiber peripheral neuropathy Stories

2014-05-13 15:21:34

Elsevier Health Sciences Corneal nerve fiber assessment proposed for managing patients with HIV-induced peripheral neuropathy, according to The American Journal of Pathology Corneal nerve fiber assessment has great potential as a tool to diagnose and monitor peripheral neuropathy induced by HIV, say scientists at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The results of their study are published in The American Journal of Pathology. Although corneal nerve assessments have shown...

2013-06-07 23:01:38

Neuracel, a company known for adopting an innovative approach to medicine, has announced the introduction of its latest offering, the Ultimate neuropathy support system at http://www.neuracel.com. The product has been designed with the purpose of providing a treatment for neuropathy that is not only effective, but also affordable. Boise, Idaho (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 With millions of people suffering from it worldwide, neuropathy is a menace that adversely affects the lifestyle of patients....

2013-05-13 23:24:58

Increase in Diabetic Neuropathy Escalates Neuropathy Epidemic Impacting Millions According to The Neuropathy Association. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 According to The Neuropathy Association, there are now 15-18 million Americans with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) due to the increasing prevalence of diabetes. 60-70% of the 25.8 million adults and children in the U.S. with diabetes have DPN.* The growing DPN statistic significantly raises the overall number of people with...

2011-07-28 00:01:01

For many relief is not received because the treatment is flawed, or because the cause is not found. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) July 27, 2011 A Louisville doctor has introduced a new protocol to help patients with foot pain, numbness and burning. Dr. Paul Constante and staff of Dynamic Medical and Rehab in Louisville has a specialized exam and evaluation to find the true cause of the problem, thereby, helping his team of doctors and practitioners deliver the proper treatment of this painful and...

2011-05-16 07:10:00

NEW YORK, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For National Neuropathy Week, May 16-20, The Neuropathy Association is launching a "Talk Neuropathy" campaign featuring patient-guided interviews with Association spokesperson and former star of screen and stage Rev. Mother Dolores Hart, O.S.B., Emmy-Award winning journalist Pia Lindstrom, and critically acclaimed author and poet Sarah Manguso. Using questions submitted by neuropathy patients for these high-profile advocates, the "Talk Neuropathy"...

2010-05-16 23:00:00

Neuropathy Association Marks the Week and 15 Years of Service with Lighting to Raise Awareness of Chronic Neurological Disease Affecting 20 Million Americans NEW YORK, May 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For National Neuropathy Week, May 17-21, The Neuropathy Association will join with the Empire State Building to raise neuropathy awareness, recognize National Neuropathy Week, and commemorate the Association's 15th Anniversary. On Thursday, May 20, the Empire State Building will light up...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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