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Elmira Star-Gazette
NY wants to double number of medical marijuana growers56 percent of certified patients are 51 or older, according to the report. Abou
NY wants to double number of medical marijuana growers
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
56 percent of certified patients are 51 or older, according to the report. About 34 percent of all certified patients suffer from a neuropathy issue, while about a quarter have cancer. Read or Share this story: http://on.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Doctors thought it was a simple foot infection, but they were so wrongfeel suddenly hot - in January? The 41-year-old management analyst for the Nav
Doctors thought it was a simple foot infection, but they were so wrong
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
feel suddenly hot - in January? The 41-year-old management analyst for the Navy had grown accustomed to periodic bouts of neuropathy - numbness in her hands and feet - the apparent legacy of a severe allergic reaction to a drug she took in 2000 to... Read more
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New America Media
THE DEMENTIA DILEMMA: NY’s Chinese Caregivers Find Support in Each Otherpeople who have early signs of Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias become th
THE DEMENTIA DILEMMA: NY’s Chinese Caregivers Find Support in Each Other
New America Media / Posted 2 days ago
people who have early signs of Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias become the subject of ridicule. They are called “neuropathy” or “crazy people” and are isolated by the stigma of mental illness. Due to this, the agency designated a separate... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Medical Mystery: Doctors thought it was a foot infection. They were so wrongfeel suddenly hot — in January? The 41-year-old management analyst for the Nav
Medical Mystery: Doctors thought it was a foot infection. They were so wrong
Guelph Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
feel suddenly hot — in January? The 41-year-old management analyst for the Navy had grown accustomed to periodic bouts of neuropathy — numbness in her hands and feet — the apparent legacy of a severe allergic reaction to a drug she took in 2000 to... Read more
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Newsmax
The Great Grape: Top Superfood for Body and Braincells. Other potential benefits associated with grapes, juice and wine include
The Great Grape: Top Superfood for Body and Brain
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
cells. Other potential benefits associated with grapes, juice and wine include: • A reduced risk of diabetes, diabetic neuropathy and retinopathy. • Reduced knee pain from osteoarthritis. • Enhanced immune function. • A reduced risk of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Does Ginkgo biloba help you stay sharp? Jury’s still outvitamin B-12 or other deficiencies. In the past seven years I have slowly deve
Does Ginkgo biloba help you stay sharp? Jury’s still out
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
vitamin B-12 or other deficiencies. In the past seven years I have slowly developed osteoporosis. The peripheral neuropathy in my legs is due to extremely low vitamin B-12. I worry what other side effects this medication may cause me. A:... Read more
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Deseret News
Unlicensed Layton man with vision problem pleads guilty to running over toddlerthat is closed due to an unsuccessful cornea transplant. Burlison also has gla
Unlicensed Layton man with vision problem pleads guilty to running over toddler
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
that is closed due to an unsuccessful cornea transplant. Burlison also has glaucoma in both eyes, harming his vision, and neuropathy causing weakness in his legs and feet, the affidavit states. Burlison was driving a Toyota Frontier truck in the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
MDI Biological Laboratory receives NIH grant for research on peripheral neuropathyit has received a grant of $456,500 over two years from the National Institutes
MDI Biological Laboratory receives NIH grant for research on peripheral neuropathy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
it has received a grant of $456,500 over two years from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the study of peripheral neuropathy. The grant from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke will support research conducted by... Read more
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Business Wire
Invitae Announces Major Expansion of Its Neurology and Cardiology Test Offeringsperiodic paralysis panel, an inclusion body myopathy panel, and an autophagic v
Invitae Announces Major Expansion of Its Neurology and Cardiology Test Offerings
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
periodic paralysis panel, an inclusion body myopathy panel, and an autophagic vacuolar myopathy panel Additional neuropathy panels, including hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy panels, a hereditary motor neuropathies panel, and a... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
SENIOR MENUS & ACTIVITIES | October 4, 2009The educational program will include meal planning and portion size; exercise;
SENIOR MENUS & ACTIVITIES | October 4, 2009
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
The educational program will include meal planning and portion size; exercise; medication updates; proper foot care; neuropathy and other diabetes complications; therapeutic shoes; and blood glucose testing and new products. Space is limited.... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
October 4, 2009The educational program will include meal planning and portion size; exercise;
October 4, 2009
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
The educational program will include meal planning and portion size; exercise; medication updates; proper foot care; neuropathy and other diabetes complications; therapeutic shoes; and blood glucose testing and new products. Space is limited.... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
November 3, 20132. Monday, Nov. 4: Pool league, 10 a.m. to noon; bingo, 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, N
November 3, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
2. Monday, Nov. 4: Pool league, 10 a.m. to noon; bingo, 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5: Choir practice, 10 a.m.; speaker on neuropathy, 11 a.m.; grocery bingo, 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6: Pool practice and cards, 10 a.m. to noon; exercise with... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
July 21, 2013in advance. Transportation is available. Please call for more information. Mo
July 21, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
in advance. Transportation is available. Please call for more information. Monday, July 22: Nail care, 9 a.m.; Peripheral Neuropathy presentation, 11:30 a.m.; euchre, 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 23: Yoga, 9 a.m.; VDT - Hyde Park, 10 a.m.; easy exercise,... Read more
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Dundas Star News
A salesperson driven to suicide by an ‘inhuman and unnatural’ pressure to sella group product manager informed the sales force that January sales of Surbex S
A salesperson driven to suicide by an ‘inhuman and unnatural’ pressure to sell
Dundas Star News / Posted 14 days ago
a group product manager informed the sales force that January sales of Surbex Star, a vitamin Abbott promotes to treat neuropathy in people with diabetes, were "way behind the expectations." "Now is the time to bounce back and surpass February... Read more
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Business Wire
GenSight Biologics Announces the Implementation of a Liquidity Contract with Oddo & Cieretinal diseases. GenSight Biologics’ lead product candidate, GS010, is in Phas
GenSight Biologics Announces the Implementation of a Liquidity Contract with Oddo & Cie
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
retinal diseases. GenSight Biologics’ lead product candidate, GS010, is in Phase III trials in Leber’s Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON), a rare mitochondrial disease that leads to irreversible vision loss in teens and young adults. Using its... Read more
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Business Wire
CE Mark Granted to FlowAid Medical FA100 SCCDand the complications that may develop from these conditions. The FA100 SCCD ha
CE Mark Granted to FlowAid Medical FA100 SCCD
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
and the complications that may develop from these conditions. The FA100 SCCD has been useful in treating Microischemic Neuropathy by hyperperfusing the limb. At FlowAid Medical Technologies Corp. our mission is to improve the quality of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists unravel effect of prion proteins on the nervesAguzzi. Moreover, the present results on the effect of PrPC at molecular level
Scientists unravel effect of prion proteins on the nerves
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
Aguzzi. Moreover, the present results on the effect of PrPC at molecular level could yield a new approach for peripheral neuropathy. Currently, there are only extremely limited therapeutic options for these chronic debilitating diseases of the... Read more
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BikeRadar
How to fix 5 of the most common causes of bike painfrom numbness or tingling in your hands and fingers? Your ride position might b
How to fix 5 of the most common causes of bike pain
BikeRadar / Posted 17 days ago
from numbness or tingling in your hands and fingers? Your ride position might be the cause Probable cause: Ulnar neuropathy. This condition causes a numbness or tingling sensation in the hands, commonly in the little and ring finger, and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Neuropathic pain could be significantly reduced by targeting brain cellsthe microglia cells causing the condition before nerve injury occurs, we can pe
Neuropathic pain could be significantly reduced by targeting brain cells
News-Medical-Net / Posted 17 days ago
the microglia cells causing the condition before nerve injury occurs, we can permanently prevent it." Related Stories Neuropathy occurs when nerves are injured from trauma or disease and can also be the result of a surgical procedure. This... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of 120 Area Support Groups for Monday, Aug. 8, 2016800-206-0731; daytonana.org or nar-anon.org or naranonfl.org. 73. National Ost
List of 120 Area Support Groups for Monday, Aug. 8, 2016
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
800-206-0731; daytonana.org or nar-anon.org or naranonfl.org. 73. National Osteoporosis Support Group: 386-673-3535. 74. Neuropathy Support Group: 386-323-0526; neuropathy.org; Miranda.hill@vitas.com. 75. New Beginnings and Reflections... Read more
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Business Wire
Global $13.5 Billion Intravenous Immunoglobulin Market Analysis & Trends 2016 - Industry Forecast to 2025Executive Summary 3 Market Overview 3.1 Current Trends 3.1.1 Increasing numb
Global $13.5 Billion Intravenous Immunoglobulin Market Analysis & Trends 2016 - Industry Forecast to 2025
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
Executive Summary 3 Market Overview 3.1 Current Trends 3.1.1 Increasing number of Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) patients 3.1.2 Increasing healthcare expenditure in emerging Countries 3.1.3 Recent Technological... Read more
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Express and Star
Guide dogs are attacked in Warley Woods « Express & StarRoad, relies on his guide dog, six-year-old German Shepherd Midge, as a result
Guide dogs are attacked in Warley Woods « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 20 days ago
Road, relies on his guide dog, six-year-old German Shepherd Midge, as a result of the condition Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy. When an Akita-type dog attacked him and Midge at the end of May, Mr Lethbridge could just make out a large dark... Read more
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Ventura County Star
What’s it like to have dementia? Camarillo event sheds some lightshe was overcome with emotion when thinking about her mother, who suffered canc
What’s it like to have dementia? Camarillo event sheds some light
Ventura County Star / Posted 20 days ago
she was overcome with emotion when thinking about her mother, who suffered cancer and found walking difficult. "My mom had neuropathy as a result of cancer, and I remember her not really wanting to walk and I couldn't understand why," said Ehrlich,... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stock Gained 10.8% in Julytreatment of nerve damage caused by a mutant transthyretin gene showed an avera
Why Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stock Gained 10.8% in July
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
treatment of nerve damage caused by a mutant transthyretin gene showed an average decrease of 6.7 points on the modified neuropathy impairment score after 24 months. The historical expected average for similar patients is an increase of between... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stock Gained 10.8% in Julytreatment of nerve damage caused by a mutant transthyretin gene showed an avera
Why Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Stock Gained 10.8% in July
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
treatment of nerve damage caused by a mutant transthyretin gene showed an average decrease of 6.7 points on the modified neuropathy impairment score after 24 months. The historical expected average for similar patients is an increase of between... Read more
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MedCity News
500 Startups adds digital health track to focus on marketing, distribution, growthgeneration smart textiles embedded with sensors starting with socks. The wearab
500 Startups adds digital health track to focus on marketing, distribution, growth
MedCity News / Posted 21 days ago
generation smart textiles embedded with sensors starting with socks. The wearable component uses motion and temperature sensors to help diabetic neuropathy patients detect injury and track their health. Founders: Ran Ma, Jie Fu Photo: BigStock Ph... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists uncover genetic cause of rare pediatric progressive neuropathytheir colleagues identified the genetic cause and a possible therapeutic target
Scientists uncover genetic cause of rare pediatric progressive neuropathy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 days ago
their colleagues identified the genetic cause and a possible therapeutic target for a rare form of pediatric progressive neuropathy. Neuropathy, damage or disease affecting the peripheral nervous system, can range from rare conditions linked to a... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Neurologists identify cause of immune-mediated neuropathiesall patients respond to first-choice drugs even when treated immediately. An a
Neurologists identify cause of immune-mediated neuropathies
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 days ago
all patients respond to first-choice drugs even when treated immediately. An autoimmune process is believed to cause this neuropathy in which the immune system attacks and destroys components of the nerve fibres. "How exactly this mechanism works... Read more
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FOX Business
7 Biotech Stocks With Pivotal Catalysts in 2017to release top-line data for its ongoing phase 3 trial of patisiran as a possib
7 Biotech Stocks With Pivotal Catalysts in 2017
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
to release top-line data for its ongoing phase 3 trial of patisiran as a possibletreatment for familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy (FAP) form of transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis (ATTR) in the second half of 2017. After that, if the study is... Read more
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FOX Business
7 Biotech Stocks With Pivotal Catalysts in 2017to release top-line data for its ongoing phase 3 trial of patisiran as a possib
7 Biotech Stocks With Pivotal Catalysts in 2017
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
to release top-line data for its ongoing phase 3 trial of patisiran as a possibletreatment for familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy (FAP) form of transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis (ATTR) in the second half of 2017. After that, if the study is... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research findings elucidate how neurons process, represent touch in rat and human braindifferent objects. This process of "sensorimotor integration" is often severel
Research findings elucidate how neurons process, represent touch in rat and human brain
News-Medical-Net / Posted 23 days ago
different objects. This process of "sensorimotor integration" is often severely disrupted in disorders such as stroke and neuropathy. Understanding these disorders ultimately depends on understanding the neural coding that underlies touch, a... Read more
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FOX News
Tips to relieve symptoms for patients with gluten sensitivitygluten altogether or they could be subject to a range of symptoms including blo
Tips to relieve symptoms for patients with gluten sensitivity
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
gluten altogether or they could be subject to a range of symptoms including bloating, stomach pain, diarrhea, joint aches, neuropathy and as many as 200 other issues. We recently got this email from a viewer: Dear Dr. Manny, I have gluten... Read more
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Reuters
Pfizer acquires Bamboo Therapeutics to beef up gene therapy arsenalaccess to Bamboo's experimental gene therapies for rare diseases such as Duchen
Pfizer acquires Bamboo Therapeutics to beef up gene therapy arsenal
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
access to Bamboo's experimental gene therapies for rare diseases such as Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD), giant axonal neuropathy (GAN), Friedreich ataxia (FA) and Canavan disease. Focused on neurological and neuromuscular diseases, Bamboo's... Read more
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Business Wire
Takeda and Seattle Genetics Announce Positive Data from Phase 3 ALCANZA Clinical Trial of ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) for CD30-Expressing Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphomadue to pulmonary toxicity (e.g., interstitial infiltration and/or inflammation)
Takeda and Seattle Genetics Announce Positive Data from Phase 3 ALCANZA Clinical Trial of ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) for CD30-Expressing Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
due to pulmonary toxicity (e.g., interstitial infiltration and/or inflammation). Warnings and Precautions Peripheral neuropathy (PN): ADCETRIS treatment causes a PN that is predominantly sensory. Cases of motor PN have also been reported.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
15 things your feet say about your healthor muscle damage that can originate as far north as your back, shoulders or nec
15 things your feet say about your health
KTXS Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
or muscle damage that can originate as far north as your back, shoulders or neck. Numbness in both feet -- P eripheral neuropathy, or damage to the peripheral nervous system, is the likely cause if you can't feel your feet or have a heavy... Read more
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KECI Missoula
15 things your feet say about your healthor muscle damage that can originate as far north as your back, shoulders or nec
15 things your feet say about your health
KECI Missoula / Posted 24 days ago
or muscle damage that can originate as far north as your back, shoulders or neck. Numbness in both feet -- P eripheral neuropathy, or damage to the peripheral nervous system, is the likely cause if you can't feel your feet or have a heavy... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
15 things your feet say about your healthor muscle damage that can originate as far north as your back, shoulders or nec
15 things your feet say about your health
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 24 days ago
or muscle damage that can originate as far north as your back, shoulders or neck. Numbness in both feet -- P eripheral neuropathy, or damage to the peripheral nervous system, is the likely cause if you can't feel your feet or have a heavy... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New doctor steps up to keep Gosy pain center openworkshop focused on case studies and hypothetical situations. For instance: A 4
New doctor steps up to keep Gosy pain center open
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
workshop focused on case studies and hypothetical situations. For instance: A 43-year-old man with painful diabetic neuropathy shows up at your office on 120 milligrams of Oxycontin twice a day. His pain has improved since he started taking... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Fibromyalgia vs. peripheral neuropathy: Causes, symptoms, risk factors, and complicationsFibromyalgia and peripheral neuropathy are two conditions that affect the centr
Fibromyalgia vs. peripheral neuropathy: Causes, symptoms, risk factors, and complications
Bel Marra Health / Posted 26 days ago
Fibromyalgia and peripheral neuropathy are two conditions that affect the central nervous system, resulting in pain. Aside from muscle pain, fibromyalgia also involves sleep disturbance, mood changes, and memory issues. It is believed to be caused by... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
USPTO grants key patent for Quark Pharmaceuticals' QPI-1007 ocular neuroprotectant("USPTO") has granted a key patent covering the treatment of patients suffering
USPTO grants key patent for Quark Pharmaceuticals' QPI-1007 ocular neuroprotectant
News-Medical-Net / Posted 26 days ago
("USPTO") has granted a key patent covering the treatment of patients suffering from non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy ("NAION") with the Company's ocular neuroprotectant QPI-1007. The patent will expire in 2033 with potential for... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Experts recommend several measures to reduce firearm suicide rates in the U.S.Professor of Translational Neuroscience (in Psychiatry and in Radiology) at CUM
Experts recommend several measures to reduce firearm suicide rates in the U.S.
News-Medical-Net / Posted 27 days ago
Professor of Translational Neuroscience (in Psychiatry and in Radiology) at CUMC, director of the Molecular Imaging and Neuropathy division at NYSPI, and senior author, "such program evaluation and lifting the ban on federal funding of research... Read more
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FOX Carolina
FDA releases new warning about common antibioticsthese drugs, saying they can cause disabling side effects, pain in the muscles
FDA releases new warning about common antibiotics
FOX Carolina / Posted 27 days ago
these drugs, saying they can cause disabling side effects, pain in the muscles and tendons, hallucinations and peripheral neuropathy, among others. Doctors said Cipro is the most commonly prescribed of the fluoroquinolones. "22 million Americans... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Anything is possible: Guardian angel inspires woman who lost her legs2012 I had them amputate my right leg.” Lori lost both of her legs in 2012 aft
Anything is possible: Guardian angel inspires woman who lost her legs
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 28 days ago
2012 I had them amputate my right leg.” Lori lost both of her legs in 2012 after several bouts of cancer and severe neuropathy. “I wasn’t going to let it get me down,” Lori said. “No matter what happens to me there is always someone worse... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Patients in ‘immediate danger,’ but state didn’t stop pain doctor for years59, of Enumclaw, who has been treated at the Tacoma site for more than two year
Patients in ‘immediate danger,’ but state didn’t stop pain doctor for years
The Seattle Times / Posted 28 days ago
59, of Enumclaw, who has been treated at the Tacoma site for more than two years. He said he has painful peripheral sensory neuropathy associated with AIDS, and struggled to find care. “I’d rather just curl up in a corner because the pain is so... Read more
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Business Wire
RELIEF THERAPEUTICS Holding AG Announces Signing of a Term Sheet to Acquire FirstString Research, Inc.of sarcoidosis (already in Phase III) and low dose interleukin-6 (atexakin alfa
RELIEF THERAPEUTICS Holding AG Announces Signing of a Term Sheet to Acquire FirstString Research, Inc.
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
of sarcoidosis (already in Phase III) and low dose interleukin-6 (atexakin alfa) for the treatment of peripheral diabetic neuropathy (already in Phase II). Aviptadil development in sarcoidosis focuses the drug on an orphan disease market, in which... Read more
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CBS News
Side effects prompt stronger warnings on some antibioticssymptoms of the neuromuscular disease myasthenia gravis. The potential for seri
Side effects prompt stronger warnings on some antibiotics
CBS News / Posted 29 days ago
symptoms of the neuromuscular disease myasthenia gravis. The potential for serious nerve damage (irreversible peripheral neuropathy) was detailed in 2013. Finally, last year an FDA advisory committee said uncomplicated sinus, urinary and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
FDA approves safety labeling changes for fluoroquinolone antibioticsWarning. In August 2013, the agency required updates to the labels to describe
FDA approves safety labeling changes for fluoroquinolone antibiotics
News-Medical-Net / Posted 29 days ago
Warning. In August 2013, the agency required updates to the labels to describe the potential for irreversible peripheral neuropathy (serious nerve damage). In November 2015, an FDA Advisory Committee discussed the risks and benefits of... Read more
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express
Blind mum marries blind boyfriend with her blind son as a page boySchool for the Blind. Tony became visually impaired eight years ago because of
Blind mum marries blind boyfriend with her blind son as a page boy
express / Posted 30 days ago
School for the Blind. Tony became visually impaired eight years ago because of a condition called Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy. And her son Vinnie, two, from a previous relationship, recently lost his sight from the effects of two brain... Read more
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MedCity News
Vitamins and Minerals: What Are Americans Missing? Part 3 of a 3-Part Seriessupplement. This definition of deficiency also was associated with significantl
Vitamins and Minerals: What Are Americans Missing? Part 3 of a 3-Part Series
MedCity News / Posted 30 days ago
supplement. This definition of deficiency also was associated with significantly increased risks for peripheral neuropathy and disabilities. [8] NHANES data (2003-2004) show 7% of Americans aged 6 years or older are deficient in vitamin... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nurse seeks HIV compensation after needle jabbe declared 100% disabled, they said she was now “severely functionally disable
Nurse seeks HIV compensation after needle jab
iol.co.za / Posted a month ago
be declared 100% disabled, they said she was now “severely functionally disabled” and was also suffering from peripheral neuropathy (nerve damage) and could barely stand. But the fund would not budge, saying the neuropathy was not a side effect... Read more
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