Diabetes advocacy groups are praising the efforts of Congress following their renewal of funding for several diabetes initiatives. Earlier this week, lawmakers in Washington reauthorized the Special Diabetes Program.
High blood sugar can injure nerve fibers throughout your body, but diabetic neuropathy most often damages nerves in your legs and feet. For some people, these symptoms are mild; for others, diabetic neuropathy can be painful, disabling and even fatal.
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