The Importance of Foot Care for Diabetics

Published on November 2nd, 2020

November is American Diabetes Month. Over 34.2 million Americans live with either type 1 or type 2 diabetes, a number that represents roughly 10% of Americans. Many people living with diabetes are asymptomatic and therefore unaware that they are at greater risk for a variety of different ailments. The Centers for Disease Control recommends regular […]

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Are You Diabetic?

Published on January 13th, 2014

Be aware… If you are diabetic, you should be inspecting your feet on a daily basis.  You should seek care early if you have a foot injury or notice an open wound, ingrown toe nail, or any signs of infection.  Signs of infection include redness, swelling, malodor (foul smell), pain, and drainage.  Many diabetic patients […]

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Tip top summer foot care tips

Published on July 12th, 2012

Foot care problems rank low on the list that most Americans are concerned about when it comes to their health needs. Now that we are into summer, and an especially warm one at that, here are some tips to keep your feet in optimal condition: Check your feet daily Every day make sure to check […]

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