August 1, 2016

Can Diabetes Cause Nerve Damage?

Dr. Gates: Okay, today we have the question, can diabetes cause nerve damage? And the simple answer is… Together: Yes. Dr. Rutherford: Massively, yes. Dr. Gates: Very much so. And so when people have diabetes, their blood sugar elevates, and then as their blood sugar elevates, it actually attracts water into the nerves, and then […]

Can Neuropathy Affect The Brain?

Dr. Gates: So today’s question is, “Can peripheral neuropathy affect the brain,” and the answer is absolutely, yes. And I will go into some of the specifics on this, but Dr. Rutherford does a lot of the intakes with our patients, he talks to patients when they’re coming in, and why don’t you give some of […]