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Author Cushing, Mims.

Title You can cope with peripheral neuropathy : 365 tips for living a better life / Mims Cushing, Norman Latov.

Publication Info. New York : Demos Medical Pub. ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed in North America by Publishers Group West, [2009]
©2009

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 East Dubuque DL Stacks - EDLY-13  616.8 CUS    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  616.8 CU    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Adult Non-Fiction - MNBB-2  616.8 CUS    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  616.8 CUS    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Non-Fiction - NSRY-11  616.8 CUS    AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 208 pages ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-198) and index.
Summary Peripheral neuropathy has reached epidemic proportions in recent years. This condition has numerous causes, but can be associated with diseases such as HIV, alcoholism, diabetes, and lupus and may result from medical treatments such as chemotherapy. Symptoms include pain, numbness, loss of balance, and tingling or burning in the extremities. Although widespread, neuropathy is not well understood, and finding reliable information can be difficult. Written by a leading doctor and a patient-expert, this book covers such diverse topics as what to ask at doctor appointments, how to make the house easier to navigate, where to find a support group, how to use vitamins and herbs for treatment, ways to travel safe, and more.--From publisher description.
Subject Nerves, Peripheral -- Diseases -- Popular works.
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases -- Popular Works.
Patient Participation -- Popular Works.
Added Author Latov, Norman.
ISBN 9781932603767
193260376X

 
    
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