swellness

yawney
By yawney Latest Reply 2009-12-10 13:25:40 -0600
Started 2009-12-09 23:07:30 -0600

I have been diabetic for 9 years, fortunately I have not had any negative reactions, yet the last two nights my ankles have been getting very swollen. Has anyone dealt with this small problem before.


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Susie624
Susie624 2009-12-10 10:44:41 -0600 Report

I too have alot of swelling but mine is the entire leg as well as my feet,so I donot think mine is from the diabetes,doctor does monitor it and reomends lying down with feet up.It does help for a while.

caragypsy
caragypsy 2009-12-10 13:25:40 -0600 Report

I am the same but my hands swell too. Dr's say kidney are borderline. I take water pills and lie with feet up 3 to 5 hrs a day. after 5 mo's swelling is almost all gone. Cara

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