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Why does Epsom salt say " If you have diabetes consult physiciam before soaking in Epsom salts bath?

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2 May 2011

Diabetic skin is different than skin in folks without diabetes. They are just doing a CYA-cover your @$$! Diabetics can have slower healing of open areas, slower circulation and such so they are recommending discussing it with a physician just to cover themselves legally.

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