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Can one of your foot start hurting because of diabetes?

My mom accidentally tripped over something and it only hurts for a few days, now my mom's foot is hurt again (the same foot that got tripped over) is it from diabetes? It's been hurting for a week, please help :/

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The initial impact of diabetes on a foot is to make the middle toes numb.
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This numbness can increase to more of the foot over the years.
The risk is the person tends to wear more open toed shoes , slippers and thongs
and more often stubs toes, or pricks or even burns their toes without feeling.
[One fellow even had his foot half eaten by his dog during the night, news reported, and he slept through it !]
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Later damage as continued high sugar levels wear away capillaries, eyes, kidneys, heart is that the foot ends up without circulation and darkens to black as gangrene sets in.
This is mostly resolved by amputation.
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There is a company in America that now offers stem cell injections to lower legs that have turned bad in the hope of rebuilding capillaries and circulation, and they are having considerable success.... at a price.
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My experience is diabetes is a long term deterioration and while serious, sensible easy steps can be taken to be free of it, low carbs, high protein, getting active, weight loss (to unbury the pancreas)

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Thanks for telling me the cure of diabetes! But her toes are fine, Thanks Again!!
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Ok toes fine thats good, if pains persisting there are many other routine causes of pain such as dislocation, bruising, strain, inflammation which will self correct in a week or so.... if not, an xray may find a hairline fracture... there would be considerable swelling if there was a break.
Good luck, she's lucky to have you caring.
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your feet can be a major problem,she should see a doctor

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Probably broke a bone see a doctor, get x-ray.

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The pain is not because of diabetes but it can trigger the pain especially if there's a wound if you have diabetes. Watch out for that foot, it might lead to gangrene if not taken seriously.

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Diabetes can cause joint pains, and most prominent is shoulder joint. Generally we call it Frozen shoulder. But it can affect any part of the body and yes it can cause pain. In your Mom's case it may and may not be the same it can be twisted bone, or fractured bone so please take her to orthopedic surgeon and get X-Ray done.

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if a diabetic doesn't take care of there feet, its possible to never be able to feel that it's there. i know cause i have diabetes and the nurse told me.

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