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MLive.com
'We've been betrayed:' Veterans blame Air Force base water for chronic diseaseswith the VA hasn't been great, either. Bussey, 49, was stationed at Wurtsmith f
'We've been betrayed:' Veterans blame Air Force base water for chronic diseases
MLive.com / Posted 10 hours ago
with the VA hasn't been great, either. Bussey, 49, was stationed at Wurtsmith from 1989 to 1992. Today, he's battling neuropathy, which causes limb pain, weakness and numbness. That's in addition to skin problems, hypertension and other... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Medical marijuana eases Staten Island patient's painInstead of taking six pills a day, I only take three. It (medical marijuana) he
Medical marijuana eases Staten Island patient's pain
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
Instead of taking six pills a day, I only take three. It (medical marijuana) helps me focus, and alleviates my pain from neuropathy." While Lyme disease is not one of the state-approved conditions for a medical marijuana prescription, epilepsy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Zsa Zsa Padilla remains positive despite breakup with Conrad Onglaopact na not to talk about my personal life so much. Kasi sabi ko over-sharing i
Zsa Zsa Padilla remains positive despite breakup with Conrad Onglao
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
pact na not to talk about my personal life so much. Kasi sabi ko over-sharing is not good.” Zsa Zsa and Ryan Agoncillo were invited on Monday to join Neurobion’s Neuropathy Awareness Movement through the Helping True Heroes campaign. – Joyce Jim... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Acupuncture hailed as a treatment for cancer painoncology at Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck. She said acupuncture is very e
Acupuncture hailed as a treatment for cancer pain
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
oncology at Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck. She said acupuncture is very effective in dealing with peripheral neuropathy, or numbness, gynecological and colorectal cancer patients experience as a result of chemotherapy. Dr. Karen Lin,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Support Groupsp.m. first Wednesday, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Cannaday Building, Room
Support Groups
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
p.m. first Wednesday, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Cannaday Building, Room 1107. (904) 953-6523. ■ Peripheral Neuropathy support group, 10-11:30 a.m. second Saturday, UF Health Jacksonville, 580 W. Eighth St. (904) 244-9719. ■ Post... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Blind woman learns to ride bicycle for first timeand the wind feels great, and it was just really cool, and learning a new skill
Blind woman learns to ride bicycle for first time
KOMU Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
and the wind feels great, and it was just really cool, and learning a new skill." Maune, 33, has Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON), a rare hereditary condition which causes sudden, painless loss of vision. She lost her sight in September... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Photodynamic therapy effective in treating porphyrias but can be severely painful, cause inflammationion channels have already been tested in the treatment of other types of pain,
Photodynamic therapy effective in treating porphyrias but can be severely painful, cause inflammation
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
ion channels have already been tested in the treatment of other types of pain, such as the pain experienced in diabetic neuropathy or arthritis,' explains FAU researcher Prof. Dr. Peter Reeh. 'Based on the findings of this study, these should... Read more
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Medical News Today
Signs and Symptoms of Diabetes in Mensame way as those that can lead, for example, to a loss of feeling in the feet.
Signs and Symptoms of Diabetes in Men
Medical News Today / Posted 5 days ago
same way as those that can lead, for example, to a loss of feeling in the feet. These are caused by nerve damage known as neuropathy. The damaged blood supply affects: It is important - and okay - to talk about erection problems Doctors will... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Have a kidney? Willing to donate? If it was your child, you'd ask tooa chronically-ill teenager tied to a dialysis machine. He is on a kidney trans
Have a kidney? Willing to donate? If it was your child, you'd ask too
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
a chronically-ill teenager tied to a dialysis machine. He is on a kidney transplant list. Because of other issues – mainly neuropathy in his hands and feet – he can no longer grip a pencil or tie shoes. He’s at risk for falls. He spent his senior... Read more
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The Hindu
Biocon, Quark get nod for trial of eye treatmentat treating nerve damage in the eyes. “The QRK207 study will determine the eff
Biocon, Quark get nod for trial of eye treatment
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
at treating nerve damage in the eyes. “The QRK207 study will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with acute non-arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy, which is a rare ocular disorder with an unmet need globally,” it... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Multiple Sclerosis-related Optic Neuropathy can be Reversed with Allergy Drug (Antihistamine): StudyMultiple sclerosis-related optic neuropathy can be reversed with allergy drugs
Multiple Sclerosis-related Optic Neuropathy can be Reversed with Allergy Drug (Antihistamine): Study
Bel Marra Health / Posted 6 days ago
Multiple sclerosis-related optic neuropathy can be reversed with allergy drugs (antihistamines), according to research. The preliminary findings uncovered that clemastine fumarate – an allergy medication – partially reversed optic neuropathy in... Read more
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The Financial Express
Biocon, Quark get DCGI nod for trials of new eye disease drugstudy will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with
Biocon, Quark get DCGI nod for trials of new eye disease drug
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
study will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with acute non-arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION), which is a rare ocular disorder with an unmet need globally, it added. “This is part of a global Phase... Read more
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dna
Biocon, Quark get nod to start trials of eye disease drugstudy will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with
Biocon, Quark get nod to start trials of eye disease drug
dna / Posted 6 days ago
study will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with acute non-arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION), which is a rare ocular disorder with an unmet need globally, it added. "This is part of a global Phase... Read more
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The Economic Times
Biocon, Quark get DCGI nod for trials of new eye disease drugstudy will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with
Biocon, Quark get DCGI nod for trials of new eye disease drug
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
study will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with acute non-arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION), which is a rare ocular disorder with an unmet need globally, it added. "This is part of a global Phase... Read more
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Business Standard India
Biocon, Quark get DCGI nod for trials of new eye disease drugstudy will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with
Biocon, Quark get DCGI nod for trials of new eye disease drug
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
study will determine the effect of QPI-1007 on visual function in subjects with acute non-arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION), which is a rare ocular disorder with an unmet need globally, it added. "This is part of a global Phase... Read more
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Business Wire
European Market Report for Electromyogram Monitoring 2016Median Age 2.1.1.3 Gdp Per Capita 2.1.1.4 Price Index 3. Electromyogram Moni
European Market Report for Electromyogram Monitoring 2016
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
Median Age 2.1.1.3 Gdp Per Capita 2.1.1.4 Price Index 3. Electromyogram Monitoring Market 3.1 Introduction 3.1.1 Neuropathy 3.1.2 Myopathy 3.1.3 Applications 3.1.4 Complications 3.2 Market Overview 3.3 Market Analysis And... Read more
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MedCity News
Can a sound-based smartphone app replace X-rays to identify bone fractures?O’Brien asked. Having already invented a commercially available electronic tun
Can a sound-based smartphone app replace X-rays to identify bone fractures?
MedCity News / Posted 7 days ago
O’Brien asked. Having already invented a commercially available electronic tuning fork to diagnose diabetic peripheral neuropathy, the Orono, Maine-based podiatrist adapted the technique for the smartphone with the aim of identifying fractures.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Friendship helps ‘Thyme and Place’ cookbook authors get through family tragediesabout the similarities and timing between the two fathers' ailments, which in a
Friendship helps ‘Thyme and Place’ cookbook authors get through family tragedies
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
about the similarities and timing between the two fathers' ailments, which in addition to cancer, included diabetes and neuropathy. Upon learning the news, Cohen left her home in Green Tree to live with her parents in Plainville, Mass. “Both... Read more
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Daily Mail
Girl, 5, who chose heaven over the hospital has a tea party funeralkind is caused by a different kind of mutation, and more causes are being disco
Girl, 5, who chose heaven over the hospital has a tea party funeral
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
kind is caused by a different kind of mutation, and more causes are being discovered every year. CMT is just one kind of neuropathy (also called peripheral neuropathy), meaning simply that the peripheral nerves are damaged. CMT affects about 2.8... Read more
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Medical News Today
Can People With Diabetes Use Epsom Salts?can affect the feet. High blood sugar levels can cause damage to the nerves of
Can People With Diabetes Use Epsom Salts?
Medical News Today / Posted 8 days ago
can affect the feet. High blood sugar levels can cause damage to the nerves of the body. This is commonly referred to as neuropathy. The most common type of neuropathy for people with diabetes is peripheral neuropathy. Peripheral neuropathy is... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Simulation lets participants experience old agehousehold items such as cotton balls and duct tape. They even filled my shoes w
Simulation lets participants experience old age
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 8 days ago
household items such as cotton balls and duct tape. They even filled my shoes with popcorn kernels to simulate peripheral neuropathy caused by diabetes. Next I was outfitted with special gloves, one of which had cotton balls to create numbness.... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Simulation lets participants experience old agehousehold items such as cotton balls and duct tape. They even filled my shoes w
Simulation lets participants experience old age
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 8 days ago
household items such as cotton balls and duct tape. They even filled my shoes with popcorn kernels to simulate peripheral neuropathy caused by diabetes. Next I was outfitted with special gloves, one of which had cotton balls to create numbness.... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Simulation lets participants experience old agehousehold items such as cotton balls and duct tape. They even filled my shoes w
Simulation lets participants experience old age
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
household items such as cotton balls and duct tape. They even filled my shoes with popcorn kernels to simulate peripheral neuropathy caused by diabetes. Next I was outfitted with special gloves, one of which had cotton balls to create numbness.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Amid Zika fears, entrepreneurs rush questionable products to marketin recent years, taken steps to make the aroma more pleasant. And there have be
Amid Zika fears, entrepreneurs rush questionable products to market
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
in recent years, taken steps to make the aroma more pleasant. And there have been reports of adverse effects including neuropathy, or numbness and pain in hands and feet. But experts say these side effects are generally the result of misuse.... Read more
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Salon.com
My father’s war, my toxic inheritancefalling down the stairs at his home of 25 years, he said. He’d had six spine op
My father’s war, my toxic inheritance
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
falling down the stairs at his home of 25 years, he said. He’d had six spine operations before he learned he had peripheral neuropathy, among other debilitating conditions tied to Agent Orange exposure. He’s 73, younger than some grandfathers, but... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Support Groupsp.m. first Wednesday, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Cannaday Building, Room
Support Groups
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
p.m. first Wednesday, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Cannaday Building, Room 1107. (904) 953-6523. ■ Peripheral Neuropathy support group, 10-11:30 a.m. second Saturday, UF Health Jacksonville, 580 W. Eighth St. (904) 244-9719. ■ Post... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Diabetic Neuropathy Therapeutics Pipeline Review 2016This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development f
Global Diabetic Neuropathy Therapeutics Pipeline Review 2016
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Diabetic Neuropathy, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Legally Blind Cyclist Enters True Grit RaceFORT SMITH (KFSM)-- Ray Bertram said he noticed his vision start to change year
Legally Blind Cyclist Enters True Grit Race
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 12 days ago
FORT SMITH (KFSM)-- Ray Bertram said he noticed his vision start to change years ago. " I suffer from optic neuropathy. I went to sleep one night and woke up, the vision in one eye was mostly gone. Years later, I woke up and the vision in my other... Read more
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Philly.com
Unusual signs of potentially missed heart diseaseproblem Silent heart attacks can occur, more commonly in diabetics, because pa
Unusual signs of potentially missed heart disease
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
problem Silent heart attacks can occur, more commonly in diabetics, because pain sensation can be decreased because of neuropathy. Having a stress test, or a special kind of screening test called a calcium scoring CAT scan can often exclude... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Dr. Rabik Malik explains the disease that will end Eric Clapton’s playing careerSentinel) Dr. Rabik Malik is a neurologist in the Neuromuscular Clinic at Rush
Dr. Rabik Malik explains the disease that will end Eric Clapton’s playing career
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
Sentinel) Dr. Rabik Malik is a neurologist in the Neuromuscular Clinic at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Malik joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to talk about peripheral neuropathy, a disease which Eric Clapton says may end his playing ca... Read more
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Aljazeera
Who is Sheldon Adelson and can he sway the US election?turned down Al Jazeera's offer of an interview. He remains active in business a
Who is Sheldon Adelson and can he sway the US election?
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
turned down Al Jazeera's offer of an interview. He remains active in business and politics, but suffers from peripheral neuropathy, which leaves him trundling around his vast casinos on an electric scooter. In 2007, he launched the newspaper... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Multiple sclerosis (MS) progression increases with continued smoking after diagnosis: Studyin the spectrum of uncomfortable symptoms associated with MS. Continue reading…
Multiple sclerosis (MS) progression increases with continued smoking after diagnosis: Study
Bel Marra Health / Posted 15 days ago
in the spectrum of uncomfortable symptoms associated with MS. Continue reading… Multiple sclerosis vision damage (optic neuropathy) can be reversed by a common over-the-counter cold drug, according to research. The drug, clemastine fumarate,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Nearly half of newly-infected HIV patients experience neurologic issuesfindings, with a third experiencing cognitive deficits, a quarter having motor
Nearly half of newly-infected HIV patients experience neurologic issues
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 days ago
findings, with a third experiencing cognitive deficits, a quarter having motor issues, and nearly 20 percent experiencing neuropathy. Many experienced more than one symptom. One participant was diagnosed with Guillain-Barré Syndrome, the only... Read more
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Medical News Today
What's the Connection Between Diabetes and Diarrhea?long-term complication associated with diabetes that can lead to long-term diar
What's the Connection Between Diabetes and Diarrhea?
Medical News Today / Posted 15 days ago
long-term complication associated with diabetes that can lead to long-term diarrhea (and constipation) is called autonomic neuropathy. Autonomic neuropathy occurs when there is damage to the nerves that control how the body works. Autonomic... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Severe nerve damage is forcing guitarist Eric Clapton to consider giving up touringhad quite a lot of pain over the last year. It started with lower back pain, an
Severe nerve damage is forcing guitarist Eric Clapton to consider giving up touring
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
had quite a lot of pain over the last year. It started with lower back pain, and turned into what they call peripheral neuropathy - which is where you feel like you have electric shocks going down your leg," he said. The Tears In Heaven singer... Read more
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The Hindu
Eric Clapton struggling to play guitar due to nerve damageHe suffers from peripheral neuropathy, which can impair sensation and movements
Eric Clapton struggling to play guitar due to nerve damage
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
He suffers from peripheral neuropathy, which can impair sensation and movements. English rock and blues guitarist Eric Clapton says nerve damage makes playing guitar tough. The ‘Tears in Heaven’ hitmaker suffers from peripheral neuropathy, which... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Clapton struggling to play guitarEric Clapton. Photo: Bang Showbiz The 'Tears in Heaven' hitmaker suffers from
Clapton struggling to play guitar
Otago Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
Eric Clapton. Photo: Bang Showbiz The 'Tears in Heaven' hitmaker suffers from peripheral neuropathy, which can impair sensation and movements, and he admitted the pain the condition causes has made playing his instrument "hard work". In 2013, the... Read more
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Sun Star
Domoguen: Sky gardens: Triumph of the heartif it comes with tears in these endless aching moments of strained nerves, sagg
Domoguen: Sky gardens: Triumph of the heart
Sun Star / Posted 15 days ago
if it comes with tears in these endless aching moments of strained nerves, sagging muscles and brittle bones. I suffer "neuropathy likewise an impairment from possible arterial occlusion of the extremities," according to my doctor. You need not... Read more
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examiner.com
Eric Clapton reveals struggle to play guitar due to medical conditionmagazine revealed that Clapton spoke with Uncut magazine in 2014, in which he w
Eric Clapton reveals struggle to play guitar due to medical condition
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
magazine revealed that Clapton spoke with Uncut magazine in 2014, in which he was in 2013, diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy, a condition that affects nerves, impairing sensation, movement and other aspects of health. In the interview,... Read more
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Billboard
Eric Clapton Reveals Nervous System Damage That Makes Playing Guitar 'Hard'Clapton. The three-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee has been suffering
Eric Clapton Reveals Nervous System Damage That Makes Playing Guitar 'Hard'
Billboard / Posted 16 days ago
Clapton. The three-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee has been suffering from a nervous system disorder, peripheral neuropathy, that has made it very difficult to do the very thing that has defined his professional life: play guitar. The... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Eric Clapton reveals nerve damage that makes playing guitar 'hard work'end. In an interview with Classic Rock Magazine, the 71-year-old musician reve
Eric Clapton reveals nerve damage that makes playing guitar 'hard work'
The Daily Comet / Posted 16 days ago
end. In an interview with Classic Rock Magazine, the 71-year-old musician revealed that he was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy in 2013 and that playing guitar, which once came so easy to him, is now "hard work." In a 2014 interview with... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Eric Clapton reveals nerve damage that makes playing guitar 'hard work'end. In an interview with Classic Rock Magazine, the 71-year-old musician reve
Eric Clapton reveals nerve damage that makes playing guitar 'hard work'
The Houma Courier / Posted 16 days ago
end. In an interview with Classic Rock Magazine, the 71-year-old musician revealed that he was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy in 2013 and that playing guitar, which once came so easy to him, is now "hard work." In a 2014 interview with... Read more
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Evening Standard
Eric Clapton ‘struggling to play guitar’ after suffering nerve damagehad quite a lot of pain over the last year. It started with lower back pain, an
Eric Clapton ‘struggling to play guitar’ after suffering nerve damage
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
had quite a lot of pain over the last year. It started with lower back pain, and turned into what they call peripheral neuropathy. “[It's] hard work to play the guitar and I've had to come to terms with the fact that it will not improve.” The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar due to nerve damagethat launched his rise to superstardom. The 71-year old “Tears in Heaven” sing
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar due to nerve damage
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
that launched his rise to superstardom. The 71-year old “Tears in Heaven” singer has been diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy, a type of nerve damage that can cause muscle weakness, tingling and numbness in a person’s arms and... Read more
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Medical News Today
Blurry Vision and Diabetes: What's the Connection?high blood sugar levels can have wider benefits against other diabetes complica
Blurry Vision and Diabetes: What's the Connection?
Medical News Today / Posted 16 days ago
high blood sugar levels can have wider benefits against other diabetes complications, too. Diabetic neuropathy, which can cause loss of sensation throughout the body, is due to damage to nerves due to high blood sugar... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Clapton battles to make guitar gently weephad quite a lot of pain over the past year. It started with lower back pain, an
Clapton battles to make guitar gently weep
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
had quite a lot of pain over the past year. It started with lower back pain, and turned into what they call peripheral neuropathy - which makes you feel like you have electric shocks going down your leg," he told Classic Rock magazine. "And... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar after being diagnosed with nerve damagemusic career spanning five decades. Suffering from back pain while touring in
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar after being diagnosed with nerve damage
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
music career spanning five decades. Suffering from back pain while touring in 2013, Clapton was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy, a type of nerve damage which can cause muscle weakness, tingling and numbness in a person's arms and legs. Eric... Read more
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WA Today
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar after being diagnosed with nerve damagemusic career spanning five decades. Suffering from back pain while touring in
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar after being diagnosed with nerve damage
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
music career spanning five decades. Suffering from back pain while touring in 2013, Clapton was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy, a type of nerve damage which can cause muscle weakness, tingling and numbness in a person's arms and legs. Eric... Read more
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The Age
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar after being diagnosed with nerve damageCentre in 2009. Photo: Getty Images Suffering from back pain while touring in
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar after being diagnosed with nerve damage
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
Centre in 2009. Photo: Getty Images Suffering from back pain while touring in 2013, Clapton was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy, a type of nerve damage which can cause muscle weakness, tingling and numbness in a person's arms and legs. "I've... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar after being diagnosed with nerve damageCentre in 2009. Photo: Getty Images Suffering from back pain while touring in
Eric Clapton struggles to play guitar after being diagnosed with nerve damage
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Centre in 2009. Photo: Getty Images Suffering from back pain while touring in 2013, Clapton was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy, a type of nerve damage which can cause muscle weakness, tingling and numbness in a person's arms and legs. "I've... Read more
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