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Cold arms and feet, numbness, diabetic - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   have been getting numness in arms and leg and feet allways cold
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long has this been happening?
User :   even when it 70 in house i am cold and num
User :   has been about a yr but is more every day
Doctor :   Do you have Allergies / Diabetes / Thyroid problem / High Blood pressure/Heart disease/ Asthma/use medicines for any illness.
User :   not as far as i know
User :   i am 54 yrs old male and have only been in hostpital 1 night ever
Doctor :   ok when was the last time u got a physical check up?
User :   dont remeber dont have ins.
Doctor :   ok it could happen in conditions like diabetes or others which affext the peripheral nerves
Doctor :   it is advisabe to get a physical examination done by your physician

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