Diabetes

Question
Posted by: Matlakala | 2012/11/11

Q.

Diabetic

I am a 52 yr female diagnosed with diabetic since 2005, on insulin (novorapid and lantus) and oral intake (glucophage) my problem is my face feels numb and i would feeld like im going to fall, dont if this is stress or stroke related

Expert's Reply

A.

Diabetes expert

Dear Matlakala
A numb face sounds like a neurological symptom(nerve problem) and therefore you do need to see your doctor to get a clear diagnosis. There are various potential causes, some of which are easy to treat and some of which can be more serious.

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