Do I remember seeing your bg's are coming down since you dropped lumch? If
so, a lot of sensory things can raise their heads when bg's become more
Julie Bove wrote:
> For the past couple of days, the tip of my right thumb has been
> insanely itchy. And I do mean insanely! At times I feel like I am
> being driven mad, the itching is so bad! A couple of finger tips on
> the same hand have also been sporadically itchy, but it's mainly the
> The skin has looked normal. No redness, swelling, flaky skin, etc. But
> all the scratching I've been doing has finally begun to thicken
> the skin a bit. I finally put some cortisone cream on it in the hopes
> of relief.
> And I will say that I do have a number of known skin conditions that
> crop up every now and then. But this doesn't seem to be any one of
> I have looked on the Internet and found several references that say
> an itchy thumb means diabetes! Oddly, for the last couple of days my
> BG has ranged anywhere from hypo to almost 160, with most of my
> numbers being in range. Range for me is 90 to 130.
> Has anyone else ever had this happen? If so, what did you do? I am
> desperate for relief.