How serious is Leg Edema as related to Diabetes?

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    MesaRobertposted 7 months ago

    How serious is Leg Edema as related to Diabetes?

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    Diana Leeposted 7 months ago

    Edema is bad news for anyone. Fluid on legs could also mean there is fluid around the heart and lungs which is a heart attack waiting to happen.  People with diabetes are at high risk for heart problems.

    Drink plenty of water and elevate legs as high as possible. Call your doctor.

 
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