why my foot still heals if i'm diabetic type 2?
i have suffer blisters, cuts, athlete foot, cuts from glass through out 2020, and my feet heals pretty well. i thought diabetics rarely heals from their feet. i'm type 2 diabetic
- 4 weeks ago
If your glucose is under control and you have no symptoms of your diabetes affecting your body, then of course you will heal properly. And hopefully you will never have the issues that come about from out of control glucose (heart disease, nerve damage, eye damage, etc.).
I was diagnosed with type 2 about 10 years ago and still have no issues at all.
- T JLv 61 month ago
If they stop healing up fast, see the doctor.
- RichardLv 61 month ago
That's what it is supposed to do.
- CarolOklaLv 71 month ago
Diabetics do heal, including their feet. They heal more slowly than non diabetics. They also heal slower as they get older. I speak from more than 65+ years personal life experience as a rype 1 diabetic.
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- BlkBearLv 71 month ago
Every diabetic is different, and healing depends on many factors, circulation, ability to feel in the area, attention paid to an injured area.
Examples, if you can't feel wound, you are less likely to check the area. If there is poor circulation in the area, it will not heal as well as other areas on your body.
Same for if your body will not allow you to view or reach an area of your body, you are less likely to do anything about the area, should you have any other issues, like less ability to feel or poor circulation.
- kelvinLv 71 month ago
have you been diagnosed by a doctor as having it or are you guessing