What You Don't Need
Eight Things You Don't Need for Your Feet
The truth behind diabetes products
by Joy Pape
When you have diabetes, there are always people and companies telling you what you need to do and what to buy. I'd like to take a different twist on this advice and instead tell you what you don't need to do and what you don't need to buy for your feet. Save your money and save your feet.
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I am body dysmorphic. Since my teens, I have had what has been diagnosed as a distorted view of my weight, shape, and size. It is challenging, and it really does make living with diabetes even more difficult. For three days, in spite of no changes in a regimented eating and exercise routine, I have felt gigantic. I can barely look in the mirror because I don't like what I see. I feel as if I have tons of fat beneath my skin, just pulsing against the pores. I feel like...