Diabetes, neuropathy and PAD

Diabetes, Neuropathy and PAD

Lower-extremity diseases are the leading cause of non-injury amputation and disability in the United States for people over 50. Two of these diseases, peripheral neuropathy and peripheral artery disease (PAD), can be brought on by diabetes. Awareness of the relationship between these conditions and similarities in the warning signs is why a PAD screening and early detection is vital to …