Diabetic neuropathy can affect motor nerves, which transmit impulses from the brain and spinal cord to muscles that contract, such as those used to walk, talk and hold things. Motor nerve damage can cause muscle weakness, as well as cramps, spasms and muscle twitching.
Care is complicated in people with diabetes, so managing your health may require a team of professionals.
Health information organizations and support groups for people with diabetes and their families.
Tips to ensure accuracy when testing your blood sugar levels.