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Help us create a memory aid (mnemonic) that assists people suffering from diabetic nerve pain to discuss important topics of conversation with their doctor.

To create your mnemonic, use the first letter of each word that may represent symptoms of diabetic nerve pain of the feet, important health reminders, potential solutions, and actionable next steps.

The winning entrant will receive a $1,000 VISA gift card or two passes to Averitas Pharma’s collaborative partner American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)’s 2023 Pain Freedom Conference in Colorado, with up to $1,500 for associated travel and lodging expenses.*

*Restrictions apply. For more details, see contest rules on the contest website. This contest is supported by Averitas Pharma in collaboration with the patient community.

What can your mnemonic include?

We welcome all individuals impacted by, and aware of, the symptoms surrounding diabetic nerve pain of the feet to submit a 4-10 letter mnemonic where each letter represents any of the following:

  • Key symptoms associated with diabetic nerve pain of the feet (tingling, numbness, burning sensations, etc)
  • Important reminders about your health, such as controlling your glucose levels or advocating for yourself
  • Actionable next steps for speaking to a healthcare professional about potential solutions
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Key symptoms to help Describe Diabetic Nerve Pain of the feet

Diabetic nerve pain can affect different ares of the body — most commonly, the feet.

Examples of key symptoms:
Burning sensation, throbbing or aching, stabbing of pins and needles, numbness, walking on glass, sensitivity to cold temperatures, electric shock sensation.

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See an example of a diabetic nerve pain mnemonic

An example of diabetic nerve pain mnemonic may look like, “W.A.L.K.”:

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alking on broken glass

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chiness and throbbing

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oss of feeling

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nowledge is power — talk to your healthcare provider

How to Enter

To submit your entry, fill out the form below and press “Send Contest Entry” when complete.

The winning entrant will receive a $1,000 VISA gift card or two passes to Averitas Pharma’s collaborative partner American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)’s 2023 Pain Freedom Conference in Colorado, with up to $1,500 for associated travel and lodging expenses.*

Additionally, three runners up will receive one $100 VISA gift card.
Contest ends October 1, 2022.

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The winning submission will be used in educational materials to help people with diabetes recognize, remember, and seek care for symptoms of diabetic nerve pain of the feet.

*Restrictions apply. See contest rules below for more details on the contest website. This contest is supported by Averitas Pharma in collaboration with the patient community.

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