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Re: [IP] Soaking feet

> On the Today Show (Tues.) a podiatrist 
> was recommending soaking feet in 1/2
> cup of Epsom Salts. Fifty years ago 
> I was warned DMers should not soak feet
> in Epsom Salts. Does anyone know if that 
> is still true today?
At my diabetic refresher course last month, the 
instructor repeatedly said "DO NOT SOAK YOUR FEET" and 
the pamphlets and such that she handed out agreed with 
that statement.  The logic being: Soaking promotes 
dehydration, which exascerbates poor circulation.

-Sara G.

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