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... M, diabetic since I was 13. I watch my diet and do blood sugar tests twice a day. Lately I have been under a lot of stress, I have been smoking more than a pack a day, alcohol maybe 5 times a week. ... (2 replies)
... hello everyone. i have a question about circulation. i'm a caregiver and the lady i'm working for is 82 years old, and has type 1 diabetes. she has very poor circulation and can't excersize and has big red spots around her ankles and her feet and legs are always soo swolen. ... (3 replies)
... station and back when the clerk i like asked if i had been drinking enough water when i told her of these issues. It hit me. Water helps the heart circulate the blood through the body getting it where it needs to go. ... (4 replies)

Diabetes?
Sep 23, 2006
... daily to feel rested when I wasn't going to school. That started around when I was 11. I have poor blood circulation in my legs that a doctor looked at. I'm hungry all the time but I'm an extremely picky eater. ... (0 replies)
... All of this and bad blood sugars which I have not given enough attention to. ... (2 replies)
... So what would you do to increase circulation? I believe I am having that problem with both feet and legs. Sandy (11 replies)
... Diabetics can have poor circulation in their extremeties. There is also a condition called Neuropathy that can happen to diabetics that haven't been controlled. ... (11 replies)
... Yes, what you describe is a well documented and common symptom of neuropathy, a side effect of diabetes. It is a sign of reduced circulation and damaged blood vessels. ... (2 replies)
... Does anyone know if these symptoms are related to low blood sugar as well? ... (0 replies)
... My diabetic doctor always tells me to keep my blood levels at 140 max. However I know many cannot do this and often I cannot. ... (4 replies)
... ngs that could cause foot injuries then your doc should know and you should be looking at your feet top and bottom EVERY day. Nowadays since we're able to ck our blood sugar many times a day, tight control is possible. Complications don't have to happen any more. ... (4 replies)
Balanced Diet
May 15, 2004
... :wave: I was told by my dietician exactly what you stated. To be careful with the protien and fats. Too much of either can damage liver and kidneys. I personally prefer high fiber and low fat diets. She (my dietician) suggested I go on the south beach diet. To be honest I don't know enough about south beach at this time, but will invest in the cookbook. i am a picky... (13 replies)
Balanced Diet
May 15, 2004
... and it is recommended that you consume the healthy fats and not the bad fats. But the "average" person, seeking a "balanced" diet, is not going to limit their fat intake to only the good fats. It is very difficult to do. ... (13 replies)
... :wave: Mommy, i never said my gp told me i had neuropathy. i said my podiarist. And he did refer me to a neurogolist. Let me tell you. She did sooooo many tests, including the nerve function test. I too took celebrex. it did me little good so I stop taking it. It did not help with the burning or the tingling in my legs and my feet. I could not even wear shoes on my feet.... (18 replies)
... :wave: :wave: Before i got my sugar under control I use to have tingling and burning in my feet and legs all the time. My podiarist said it was nuerophaphy(? spelling) he gave me something to soak and wash my feet with. Nueropathy is nothing more than poor circulation. I no longer suffer this problem because as advised I soak my feet at least 15 minuites and put this... (18 replies)
Strange leg pain
Nov 17, 2003
... These symptoms continued for about 5 months while my doctors checked the circulation in my legs, also talked to a nuerologist who didnt think it was in his field. Had indepth blood test that showed nothing as well as a ct from neck to waist. ... (0 replies)
... for the most part seems to manage his blood sugar with diet alone. ... (7 replies)
... Diabetes does affect microvascular circulation in a bad way, especially when the blood glucose is high. However, this usually affects the extremities rather than the heart...so the answer to your question is no. ... (4 replies)


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