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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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