Preventing Foot Ulcers: 19 Do’s and Don’ts

A Comprehensive Guide to Diabetic Foot Problems: Preventing Foot Ulcers | 19 Do’s and Don’ts In the previous article in our ongoing series ‘A Comprehensive Guide to Diabetic Foot Problems: Diabetic Foot Ulcers’, we learned the basics of identifying, diagnosing, and treating foot ulcers. But what about preventing foot ulcers? Fortunately, there is quite a […]

DIABETIC Foot Ulcer

A Comprehensive Guide to Diabetic Foot Problems: Diabetic Foot Ulcers Diabetic ulcers are a common complication of diabetes. Diabetic foot ulcers account for more than 20% of total hospital days for patients with diabetes and are the leading cause of hospital admissions among patients with diabetes.   Ulcers most commonly affect the area under your […]

DIABETIC Neuropathy

A Comprehensive Guide to Diabetic Foot Problems: Diabetic Neuropathy Diabetes is a disease of the blood that affects your body’s ability to make or use insulin. Diabetes is a common and persistent problem for 1 in 10 adults.  The most common type of diabetes is Type 2 diabetes. This form of diabetes usually begins in […]