Category Archive for: ‘diabetes’

Diverse Reasons Cited for Skipping Diabetes, Pain Meds

December 14, 2009Modern Medicine Financial pressures may cause patients who take both pain and diabetes medications to forgo both, but those who selectively cut out only diabetes medications often do so because of depression or negative beliefs about the medications, according to a study in the December issue of Diabetes Care. Jacob E. Kurlander, M.D., of the University of Michigan …

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New Survey of People With Diabetic Nerve Pain Shows the Condition Significantly Impacts…

September 17, 2009www.reuters.com In a new online survey, eighty-five percent of people who experience diabetic nerve pain said hat their pain was one of the top three most bothersome complications of their diabetes. Despite the fact that people with diabetic nerve pain recognize the condition’s impact on their lives and eighty-four percent of those surveyed said they have discussed the …

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