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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • January 12, 2009
  • 01:52 AM

since thanksgiving i have not been able to use my arms as the muscles are weak and very tender.i cannot raise my arms up as the pain is unbearable.i have type 2 diabetes and went to the hospital.they think it is neuropathy.my knees hurt badly and i dont have enough strenghth to pick up a pillow.my feet are swollen also. i am 55 and my knuckles are swollen like they are going to bust.i need help getting off the couch and out of bed.this came on all at once.the dr cant figure it out ,and my arm and shoulder pain is unbearable.any help figuring this out will be greatly appreciated as i can bearly get my arms up high enough to type on the computer.thanks in advance.

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