By McGuire51 Latest Reply 2014-02-09 10:51:50 -0600
Started 2013-07-12 22:51:06 -0500

Does any one else suffer from continuous itching. does it have anything to do with having diabetes.

3 replies

lorider70 2014-02-09 10:51:50 -0600 Report

I recently found a lotion that really helps with the itching. It's Gold Bond for diabetic dry skin. Just got it yesterday and have used it twice and it really helps.

lorider70 2014-01-30 12:39:45 -0600 Report

Apparently the itching comes with being a long term diabetic, though I suppose it could come a lot sooner in some people. Good control does not seem to help it at all. Lotions etc just help for a few minutes and then the itching returns.

Rebelove 2013-07-15 11:25:06 -0500 Report

It might be diabetes related, but it could also be caused by many different things…change in laundry products, soap, shampoo, new foods, etc. Try a topical anti-itch cream, and if that doesn't help, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. Oh, and drink lots of water. Keep me posted on how you make out! :)

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