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I'm a T1 diabetic and have been for 14 years now. I was wondering if anyone else's feet and legs get really swollen? And if so does anything help with it?

7 Answers
Frisco, TX
Me! Me! It's so awful sometimes! Also my hands have been getting swollen and my knuckles hurt.. I've heard it has a bit to do with neuropathy.. (I've been diabetic for 21 yrs) last year I started with

Frisco, TX
those symptoms.. Make sure it's not your blood pressure being high..

Moore, OK
Yes. All the time. I was taking a diuretic but I started to feel like I was going to pass out (my blood pressure too low?)

San Antonio, TX
Hi , my legs get swollen, but they also get num . I wish u knew what was wrong

Greeley, CO
Mine get like that but when I run or walk they get better!!

Littleton, CO
It's definitely neuropathy. Talk to your endo, it can do a lot of damage.

Auburn, KS
Mine are doing it right now!! I've also recently been experiencing numbness and my doc thinks it's starting of neuropathy :/ Hope it gets better for you. T1d 11 years and counting.