Welcome back Diadonna!! As a diabetic who had a diabetic grandfather that lost his leg, I definitely can relate to the scare of any type of foot wound. The slightest thing and I freak out. However, we have a lot of tools available to assist us in lowering our bs and living healthier. Do some type of physical activity each day, stick to a diet plan that only has healthy carbs, drink plenty of water, and read all of the articles that you can about diabetes. I wish you much success!!
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welcome back yep do the walk!! took 19 months for a foot thing to heal for me stepped on a piece of glass (how i don't know as i am never barefoot except in the shower) and the removal took a bit of surgery and 19 months to heal the lady mary
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Fitness Minutes: (130,895) Posts: 49,969 5/29/13 11:26 P
Diadonna, feet problems can lead to big problems. Those extremities can develop some problems. Just one of the Diabetes side effects. Hope things improve to you. Good luck on the gout issue. I have severe arthritis in my foot joints. always one thing or another with D2.
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Fitness Minutes: (130,895) Posts: 49,969 5/29/13 10:03 P
welcome back. I am dealing with gout right now. so I feel your pain. This is a first time for me and I hope it never happens again. Looks like I will have to go to a vegetarian diet. Love and Light CArol
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I have been gone for a while, but am back. Missed you people. Time for me to get serious about my diabetes. Had a foot wound and it scared me very much. time for confidence not depression and diabetes. going to conquer these problems, if it kills me! Because if I do not, they will.
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