Neuropathic pain Find out all about neuropathic pain, which is usually described as a shooting, stabbing or burning pain.
Neuropathy in diabetes Neuropathy in diabetes (also called diabetic nerve damage or diabetic neuropathy) is temporary or permanent damage to nerve tissue in people with diabetes mellitus. Symptoms depend on which nerves are affected.
Pain and how you sense it We feel the sensation of pain when pain receptors send electrical signals along nerves to the spinal cord and brain.
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