Articles about diabetic foot


5 Everyday Habits That Are Bad For Your Feet

Last updated: 05/11/2021

Our feet help to handle and displace stress with every step we take, and if you’re like most people, you probably don’t give them a second thought the majority of the time. We...

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Why Won’t Cuts On My Feet Heal?

Last updated: 05/07/2021

Cuts on your feet can be problematic and hurt with each step you take. When you’re young and able-bodied, these cuts and sores usually heal relatively quickly. However, when you...

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5 Summer Foot Care Tips For Diabetics

Last updated: 05/06/2021

Taking care of your feet is a year round process, but summer can be especially challenging for your feet. That statement becomes even more amplified if you have diabetes. Summer...

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Emphasizing The “Whole” Patient While Treating The “Hole” In Their Foot

Last updated: 05/06/2021

A new article published in Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice by Jarl and colleagues dives head first into the ongoing debate about the appropriate weight bearing status...

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Six Tips to Help Avoid Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Last updated: 04/30/2021

Disclosure: In any review for a product or service, products or compensation may have been provided to me to help facilitate my review. All opinions are my own and honest. I am...

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Why Won’t Cuts On My Feet Heal?

Last updated: 04/26/2021

Cuts on your feet can be problematic and hurt with each step you take. When you’re young and able-bodied, these cuts and sores usually heal relatively quickly. However, when you...

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The microbiome of diabetic foot ulcers: a comparison of swab and tissue biopsy wound sampling techniques using 16S rRNA gene sequencing

Last updated: 04/25/2021

The microbiome of diabetic foot ulcers: a comparison of swab and tissue biopsy wound sampling techniques using 16S rRNA gene sequencing BMC Microbiology volume 20,...

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Factors impacting the evidence-based assessment, diagnosis and management of Acute Charcot Neuroarthropathy: a systematic review

Last updated: 04/24/2021

Journal of Foot and Ankle Research Abstract Background Acute Charcot Neuroarthropathy (CN) is a destructive condition that is characterised by acute fractures, dislocations and...

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We're on the hunt for novel ways to assess the risk of type 2 diabetes

Last updated: 04/22/2021

Type 2 diabetes is characterised by elevated blood glucose levels. This can cause complications that lead to damage to the kidneys, nerves, and the retina in eyes. Other...

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If You See This on Your Feet, You May Have Diabetes, Doctors Say

Last updated: 04/22/2021

Diabetes is a serious condition that can lead to severe health problems if left untreated, but making sure you manage it can help you avoid the worst complications....

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