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Treating and coping with peripheral neuropathy requires different approaches for different people. These books and other resources provide information and ideas to help you find what works for you.

Books
YOU CAN COPE WITH PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY
365 Tips for Living a Full Life
Mims Cushing and Norman Latov, MD, PhD
Demos Health
New York, 2009

THE UNCOMPLICATED GUIDE TO DIABETES COMPLICATIONS, 3RD EDITION
Marvin E. Levin, MD, FACP, FACE, and Michael A. Pfeifer, MD, MS, CDE, FACE, Eds.
American Diabetes Association
Alexandria, Virginia, 2009

PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY
When the Numbness, Weakness, and Pain Won’t Stop
An American Academy of Neurology Press Quality of Life Guide
Norman Latov, MD, PhD
Demos Medical Publishing
New York, 2006

NUMB TOES AND ACHING SOLES
Coping with Peripheral Neuropathy
John A. Senneff
Medpress Publishing, Inc.
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1999

Other Resources
THE NEUROPATHY ASSOCIATION, INC.
60 East 42nd Street, Suite 942
New York, NY 10165
www.neuropathy.org
(212) 692-0662
info@neuropathy.org
Support group inquiries: supportgroups@neuropathy.org
The Web site of this nonprofit, membership organization has information about peripheral neuropathy, message boards, and tools for finding a support group and for finding a medical center that is an Association-designated “Neuropathy Center of Excellence.”

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS AND STROKE
Peripheral Neuropathy Fact Sheet
www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/peripheralneuropathy/peripheralneuropathy.htm
(800) 352-9424
To write for more information on neurological disorders or research programs funded by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, contact the Institute’s Brain Resources and Information Network (BRAIN) at BRAIN, PO Box 5801, Bethesda, MD 20824.

 

 

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