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Mirror, Mirror on the Floor: I See Diabetic Foot Checks in Store

Proper foot care for diabetics is crucial. Diabetic patients are more prone to foot problems such as: Loss of feeling in their feet Changes in the shape of their feet Foot ulcers and sores that do not heal Simple daily foot checkups can prevent serious problems in the long run. It is always better to […]

The Dos & Don’ts For Diabetic Foot Care

Diabetic Foot Care Dos Inspect your feet daily for any open wounds, blisters, swelling, or nail problems. Moisturize your feet regularly to avoid itching or cracking of the skin. Have periodic checks ups with your podiatrist to avoid any complications. Keep the blood flowing through your feet. Massage your feet, wiggle your toes, go on […]