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Does anyone have issues with their feet and legs swelling up quite often?

San Angelo, TX
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Living with type 1 diabetes since 2001.
Alexandra Hills, AUS
Yes. If I don't move enough my feet/ankles swell. I also have proteinuria (early kidney issues) so might be related

San Angelo, TX
Well I in a wheelchair . Has the dr prescribed anything for it? I did some research and feel like it may be peripheral vascular edema.

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2001.
Alexandra Hills, AUS
Yes, I'm supposed to take a blood pressure tablet because it's also an ace inhibitor

Bedford, GBR
Neuropathy

South Euclid, OH
Yes I take Lipitor it helps. Also exercise as much as you can.

Columbia, SC
What does you Doc say? Try elevating you feet.

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