Monthly Archives: July 2013

Exams and Tests for Diabetic Feet

As a diabetic, it is important for you to be knowledgeable about practices that help decrease your risk of developing diabetic foot complications. One such practice is the comprehensive […]

Diabetes and Foot Care: Foot Deformities

For a diabetic, foot complications are an ever-present risk. This risk further increases if you have foot deformities. In a diabetic, damage to the nerve supply of foot muscles […]

Diabetes and Foot Care: Foot Ulcers

People with diabetes have unique issues with their feet. We all have heard the horror stories about people we know with diabetes or friends of friends who developed an […]

Diabetes and Foot Care: Foot Infections

Diabetics are prone to Foot Infections due to a number of reasons:

Most common cause of diabetic foot infection is a foot ulcer. As mentioned in previous articles, foot care […]

Diabetes and Foot Care: At the Doctor’s office

Have your bare feet checked by your doctor at each office visit (every 2-3 months) and ask them for a comprehensive foot exam at least once a year and […]

Do’s and Don’ts of Diabetes Foot care

Prevention is better than cure! Contrary to the popular belief, diabetic feet don’t need to hurt. Healthy feet are happy feet, so let’s begin taking care of our feet by […]

Diabetes Foot Care: When to see your doctor?

Contact your health care provider immediately if you experience any of these.

The good news about managing diabetic foot complications is that it’s all up to YOU. So take back […]

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Your Daily Foot Exam Checklist

When examining your feet, you should look for the following checklist. If you notice any of these, administer first aid as needed, then contact your healthcare provider.

Diabetes and Foot […]

How to take care of my feet?

There are many things you can do to keep your feet healthy. Regular inspection of your feet is one of the easiest, least expensive and most effective measure for […]

How diabetes effects my feet?

Did you know that a human being walks about 100,000 miles in a lifetime- it’s like walking around the world 5 times! Do you see now how much our […]