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National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: "Peripheral Neuropathy Fact Sheet."
National Kidney Foundation: "How Your Kidneys Work."
Nemours Foundation: "Type 2 Diabetes: What Is it?"
University of Washington Women's Health: "Understanding Diabetes."
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