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Discussion in 'Fitness, Exercise and Sport' started by Sarah69, Apr 17, 2011.

  1. Sarah69

    Sarah69 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    I am a type1 diabetic. I am in a vicious circle at the moment, I am suffering with a lot of pain in my buttocks,hip and down my left leg. I take quite high amounts of insulin so I just feel I am sitting at home putting weight on and there's nothing I can do about it. Can anyone suggest any kind of exercise that doesn't involve moving a lot?
  2. kateincornwall

    kateincornwall Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Sorry to hear of your pain Sarah . if you Google chair exercises , there are web sites just for people who have mobility problems, my husband is disabled but can do a lot of these ones, good luck
  3. viviennem

    viviennem Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for that, Kate - a useful tip for me too!

    Sarah, I have a little book called "Rosie's Armchair Exercises" by Rosita Evans which is available (eg) from Amazon, which i find very useful.

    Viv 8)
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