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CAM therapies (Complimentary and Alternative Medicine) have become increasingly popular and are used regularly by patients with chronic neurologic disorders. Peripheral neuropathy is a common complication of diabetes mellitus. Symptoms are variable and range from complete loss of sensation, to reduced muscular strength resulting in an unsteady gait, to painful burning tingling and numbness. The […]

Diabetes is a lifelong, chronic disease caused by high levels of sugar in the blood, either because your body is not making enough insulin or because the body’s cells do not respond properly to insulin, or both. Patients with high blood sugar will typically experience frequent urination and often become increasingly thirsty and/or hungry. Diabetics […]

Why does your arthritis flare up in the winter?  One of the most difficult parts of winter for those who suffer from arthritis in Jacksonville is the increased pain and inflammation the season brings with it.  When the cold weather hits, those with osteoarthritis find their joints ache more, walking seems tougher, and overall, there’s […]

Heel spurs are synonymous with plantar fasciitis and occur when calcium deposits build up, usually over a period of many months, on the underside of the heel bone.  Heel spurs are typically caused when foot ligaments and muscles are strained by the stretching of the plantar fasicia, and by continued tearing of the membrane that […]