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Diabetes is a commondisease in the United States and all over the world. Over 16 million Americanshave registered diabetes, and 5.4 million diabetics are not even aware of theirdisease. Diabetes has increased a lot in the last half of this century and willcontinue rising all over the world. And reason for occasional deaths in UnitedStates, occurs every year.

This infomation encouragesprojects on the necessary steps and precautions, in order to control and treat the diabetes, in full. Metabolic disorder diabetes happens when body does notproduce or disuses insulin, a hormone that convert sugar, starches, and otherfood to energy.

Diabetes crashes smallblood vessels and that process may impair the nervous system. And damagednerves inflict pain. Diabetes clogs food digesting, and may complicate heartdisease, the nervous system and smash small blood vessels. And diabeticneuropathy is usual pain syndrome. End peripheral nervous systems are changedbecause of the diabetes and that would be on feet and hands. Diabetes exhaustinglittle nerves and nervous system alters painful and not painful experiences.

Hands and feet becomehypersensitive because nerves transmitting signals to spinal cord, where one cancome out as pain. Diabetes swallows little blood vessels that feed tiny nervecells, so patient may feel the pain due to malfunctioning of nerves. Patient’sfeet and hands are first to sense diabetes pain, such sensation sometimes donot allow wearing gloves or stockings.

Treatments for PainPain treatments for diabetes are the one to treat nervous system, in a way tocalm the nerves. First step of treatment is infusion of the lidocaine-local anesthetic,for about 5 minutes, to destroy pain. Oral version of an anti-arrhythmic drugmay help cause drugs for heart suit out nerve activity that is not regular asanalgesic. If lidocaine does not work, there are other drugs to try, such as:


There are varieties ofother type of medicines that may slow down or cripples nerves that areoveractive. There are selective calcium channel blockers, drugs tested in thelab that are very effective to ease pain. Calcium channels have a way to switchthe flow of electric signals and calcium, in and out the membranes of cell.

For arrhythmia andhypertension, it is usual to prescribe medicines like nicardipine, nifedipine,verapamil, nimodipine or diltiazem. And lately it is discovered that newcalcium channel medications also have certain properties that may ease diabetespain.

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