Neuropathy: Who Needs It?

January 1st, 2015|Categories: Diabetes, Neuropathy|

It does not matter whether you want to call it diabetic neuropathy or idiopathic neuropathy, they both share the same cause. The term 'idiopathic' actually refers to conditions that have no known cause, a distinction that can be applied to many medical conditions. However, diabetes, in and of itself, does not cause diabetic neuropathy - rather it is associated with diabetes. People with neuropathy in  the feet usually complain of a burning or a tingling sensation, or severe pain when walking. Even though there are millions of people in this country that are afflicted with this, at present, there [...]