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Healthy Living: Diabetic Circulation

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Worldwide, an amputation is performed every 30 seconds on a person with diabetes.

Right now researchers are testing a new way to improve circulation and save limbs with a patients own cells.

Doctors are testing a therapy that prompts the body to regrow blood vessels, this procedure could help diabetics keep their limbs and quality of life.