New Clinical Trial for Treating Neuropathy Pain

September was Pain Awareness Month, and Stimwave Technologies announced last month that they are launching a new clinical trial for treatment of neuropathic pain. Nerve stimulation is considered a well-established treatment for neuropathic pain. However, many patients have pain that is difficult to target, so traditional equipment has not been very successful with patients. This
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A New Way to Treat Neuropathic Pain to Begin Clinical Trial in Austin This Fall

By Nancy Herlin, Founder and Board Chair of Neuropathy Alliance of Texas In listening to hundreds of neuropathy patients tell their stories over the years, there is one thing that is constant. Most say their treatments, especially their medications, are ineffective in managing their pain and symptoms. Many say that they’ve had to stop their
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Women with Type 2 Diabetes Found More Likely to Get Neuropathy than Men

A recent research study has found that in type 2 diabetes (T2D) patients, women are more likely than men to experience neuropathy symptoms. The study originally set out to determine if a vitamin D deficiency in patients with T2D increased their risk of developing neuropathic pain. Research has suggested that a vitamin D deficiency may
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Medical Marijuana: Treatment Option

Scientific research shows efficacy in medical marijuana when treated for chronic pain. Check out this article by the Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy to learn more about marijuana as a treatment option for neuropathy (click here).

Joe Castelli, NATX member, Rides 23 Continuous Hours in a Bike Marathon to Support All Neuropathy Patients

Joe Castelli, a neuropathy patient and member of NATX, who was an avid cyclist before he was diagnosed with painful idiopathic neuropathy, rode for 23 hours and covered 274 miles at the Pace Bend Ultra cycling event on February 2nd. Quite a feat for someone whose feet hurt constantly!  Joe completed the ride to challenge himself and
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When you shop on AmazonSmile, Amazon Gives to NATX

When you shop on Amazon, please consider doing so through AmazonSmile. Every time you shop, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Neuropathy Alliance of Texas. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know, only now it gives a little back! Click here to start shopping!