Episode 1: Diabetes with Dr. Matt Dunn
Welcome to the Dr. Matt DiDuro Podcast! This episode's guest is Dr. Matt Dunn and our topic is Diabetes. Below is a short outline.
- What is Diabetes exactly?
- What causes it?
- Early Signs/symptoms
- Peripheral Neuropathy and Diabetes
- Options for patients
- Next Steps/Take Action
About 60% to 70% of all people with diabetes will eventually develop peripheral neuropathy, although not all suffer pain: https://www.webmd.com/diabetes/peripheral-neuropathy-risk-factors-symptoms#1
FDA approves first-ever RNAi-based therapy. Revolutionary new drug hits market to treat Diabetic neuropathy patients: https://www.statnews.com/2018/08/10/fda-alnylam-rnai-patisiran-onpattro/