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  1. Diabetes Complications
    My Endo thinks I have Neuropathy and referred me to Neurologist. I go to him in 3 weeks. I am wondering if the symptoms are typical for neuropathy. About 6 months ago, my calve muscles started twitching all the time. This goes on for about 3 months. Then the twitching moved to my shins. My...
  2. Diabetes
    Hi, new member here but not new to being diagnosed with type 2. Have any of you found any good solutions for tingling/neuropathy in your feet? Whats some of the best creams/remedys out there? If I sit for too long I tend to get this feeling
  3. Diabetes Complications
    Have been officially type 2 diabetic since January of this year, have also been taking Metformin 500 twice daily since then and have been following the LCHF diet promoted by this group. Fasting glucose numbers have come down from average range of 105-117 to now about 93-107. Last week I am now...
  4. Diabetes Treatment
    Hello, I have consistent pain in my foot that Im certain is neuropathy though I haven't had it looked it and diagnosed by a doctor. From what Ive read at online there doesnt seem to be a treatment (medicinally) for the condition, only for the pain. My question is.. is neuropathy reversible...
  5. Diabetes Complications
    Advanced complications do not have to mean transplant lists and blindness. The following treatment will soon be available commercially. Diabetics need to be aware that it exists. Some insurances cover it, medicare does not. We need to lobby our insurance companies and medicare to cover it...
  6. Diabetes Complications
    You have given me good ideas on other solutions, how about a HOT idea for cold feet. My right foot was crushed at age 12. That, plus 30+ years of type 1 has caused neuropathy and poor circulation. I wrap my right foot is a heating pad, if I am sitting. (pad has 20 minute cycle, for safety) The...
  7. New Member Introductions
    Hello, I am 58 years old I have been dx type one for a little over 35 years. I am a pumper. I am brittle, I have experienced, neuropathy, fatigue, loss of energy, renal failure, not on dialysis, yet, hypertension, related to kidney complications. I spent some time with ketoacidosis. I have...
  8. Diabetes Symptoms
    Hello! I posted a question about my neuropathy in the "Complications" folder, but perhaps I should have asked it here. So here's an edited version! I'm 29 years old and was in excellent health until recently. I have a strong family history of both diabetes and thyroid disease. I'm thin, eat...
  9. Diabetes Complications
    Hello! I'm new to your forum and haven't yet been diagnosed, but I have a question about neuropathy and its relationship to blood sugar levels that I think you guys might be able to answer! I have a strong family history of both type 1 and 2 diabetes (my dad, grandmother, 2 uncles, several...
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