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  • May 1, 2011

    Genetic Test Could Predict When Myeloma Drugs Will Cause PN

    The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) has published a new study stating that a genetic test has been found that predicts whether bone marrow cancer treatments, including thalidomide, are likely…
  • May 1, 2011

    Can CIPN be Prevented?

    Many treatments have been used to try and prevent Chemo-induced Peripheral Neuropathy (CIPN). And, clinical trials are needed so researchers can find out more about what helps. Cancer.org has information…
  • Apr 3, 2011

    Jack Miller: In His Own Words

    by Jack Miller, FPN founder and Chairman of the Board My peripheral neuropathy began to manifest itself sometime around 1994 or 1995, about the time my late wife passed away….
  • Apr 1, 2011

    Dianne Jones: Chicago to Cleveland

    Some might say Dianne Jones is one of the lucky ones. Diagnosed with idiopathic peripheral neuropathy 25 years ago, she experiences numbness and tingling but she has no pain. Her…
  • Nov 3, 2010

    Lt. Col. Eugene Richardson: Why Me? vs What Now?

    It is not news that neuropathy all too often creates serious disabilities. Life can be turned upside down. We often lose the ability to do things we have taken for…
  • Nov 3, 2010

    Richard Easley: An Investment in Better Health – For All of Us!

    I’ve had peripheral neuropathy for about 10 years though I wasn’t officially diagnosed with idiopathic neuropathy until several years ago. My neurologist gave me neurontin, told me there’s no cure…
  • Apr 3, 2010

    Cynthia Chouhan: A Day Like Any Other

    Today, I am traveling so I thought this would be a good time to observe and think about my idiopathic peripheral neuropathy, about how it redefines and constricts my life….
  • Apr 3, 2010

    Eugene Richardson: One Man's Journey of Neuropathy

    His nightmare began in 1969 – one year after leaving the Vietnam War. Symptoms of autonomic neuropathy affected his breathing with upper body paralysis that brought him to his knees…
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