Why is it that diabetics cannot use a massager?
The propensity to cause hypoglycemia in individuals who are taking insulin appears to be a negative side effect of massage therapy for diabetes. Studies on massage therapy conducted on healthy volunteers have extrapolated this danger.
Why should diabetics avoid using Epsom salt?
Epsom salt baths are typically not suggested for diabetics. The main reason is that these soaks have a tendency to dry up the feet. Dry skin is more prone to chafing and cracking, which can cause skin lesions and sores, which, if not adequately treated, can develop into ulcerations.