Articles about diabetic foot


An Overview of Diabetes Foot Care

Last updated: 01/19/2020

Whether you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, good foot care is essential. Over time, diabetes can lead to complications in your feet due to decreased circulation and changes...

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An Overview of Diabetes Foot Care

Last updated: 01/18/2020

Whether you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, good foot care is essential. Over time, diabetes can lead to complications in your feet due to decreased circulation and changes...

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How Diabetes Can Affect Your Feet

Last updated: 01/18/2020

Diabetes is an increasingly common disease in the United States and around the world. The high blood sugar (glucose) that is characteristic of diabetes wreaks havoc on many...

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Topical Treatments for Toenail Fungus

Last updated: 01/01/2020

Onychomycosis, or toenail fungus, is a problem that affects millions of people worldwide. Onychomycosis can be mild, causing only cosmetic concern. But, for some, the...

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A histologically hostile environment made more hospitable?

Last updated: 01/01/2020

A histologically hostile environment made more hospitable? Up to one-third of patients with diabetes mellitus will develop a diabetic foot ulcer in their lifetime. While this...

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Geospatial mapping and data linkage uncovers variability in outcomes of foot disease according to multiple deprivation: a population cohort study of people with diabetes

Last updated: 12/30/2019

Pursuant to the concept of a “zip code lottery” of outcomes in diabetic foot complications, we share the excellent workfrom our colleagues from Glasgow and...

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Ankle Anatomy and Physiology

Last updated: 12/27/2019

The ankle and foot are incredibly complex, with a variety of connecting bones, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. The ankle is the joint where the foot attaches to the bones...

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Common Foot Problems | Gulf South Foot & Ankle

Last updated: 12/25/2019

Achilles Insertional  Tendinosis Insertional Achilles Tendinosis is inflammation of the Achilles tendon at its attachment to the heel bone. The Achilles tendon is very...

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International Diabetes Federation

Last updated: 12/18/2019

People with diabetes have an increased risk of developing a number of serious health problems. Consistently high blood glucose levels can lead to serious diseases affecting the...

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Diabetic foot wounds kill millions, but high-tech solutions and teamwork are making a difference

Last updated: 11/28/2019

What if someone told you that there’s a disease you could catch where you couldn’t feel any symptoms coming on? And that this occurs every 1.2 seconds somewhere in the...

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