I have been diagnosed with diabetics type2, my feet & toes have been so sore
I have been diagnosed with diabetics type2,my feet have been so sore and my toes,exp.my big right toe ? I have shooting pains in my feet is this normal for diabetic s? What can I do to relieve the pain ? Is it caused by something I am eating or drinking that I shouldn t be?
The pain that you are having is related to your diabetic status. Are your sugars in control? With uncontrolled sugars, there is peripheral nerve damage which leads to this shooting pains. Take care of what you eat and drink. avoid foods and beverages that have high sugar/alternate forms of sugar/carbohydrate in them. Get regular follow ups and sugar checks done. Take a vitamin tablets to help your nerves.
i ve been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and take medication regularly. however I experience a lot of numbing in my legs and feet. One foot is extremely sensitive on the bottom to touch and both feet are numb in my toes. Can this be related to diabetes?
I have developed calluses on both feet rather suddenly, not only on my heels but on the out side of both feet, along the side of one big toe and even between two toes on my left foot. I was diagnosed with neuropathy several months ago and take Gabapentin, have gone from 50mg 2 times a day to 600mg 3times a day and still have quite a lot of pain. Have been tested for diabetes and MS but tests were negative. Any suggestions?
I m concerned about my 83 year old mother-in-law. I noticed that her feet are swollen, are purple, and she has sores on the tips of most of her toes. She is not always up front and honest about her health and medical concerns, but she tells us she is diabetic and that her doctor tells her it is under control, and she needs no medication for it. Because of her age and fear of going into a nursing home, she resents anyone who questions her about her health, and wants everyone to mind their own business . We understand that at some point we may need to step in and give some support that she may not appreciate, but just don t know if this is one of those times. What cold be going on with her feet?
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Hello, I'm worried as I've not been feeling like myself lately, I'm constantly thirsty even though I'm drinking a lot of water, I'm vomiting & have a sick stomach after eating and for no reason at all, I've been urinating a lot more times in the day and feel very tired what could this be? When I type it in google it's bringing up Diabetes?
Hi, firstly would like to apologize for my poor English, My father age is 75 Years and he is diabetic since past 25 years, he takes Metride 2 Tablet twice a day, but he has numbness in his both legs, plums and chest , and also he goes frequently for urination please tell me because we have showed too few doctors there replies are 1) He need to walk then it will be okay 2) Less blood and calcium in a Body 3) High Blood Pressure . Now we have reasons no any medicine has helped him to come out of this stage and as a result it’s very difficult for him to walk or pick anything from hand , Please help me. as i don t have money now to give online. only cash no debit card or credit card please help
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