The Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options For Ankle Ulcers

The Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options For Ankle Ulcers

Ulcers are open sores or lesions on your body that are slow to heal. They occur as the result of skin tissue breakdown, and they are usually accompanied by pain and discomfort....

High Dose Vitamin D in Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcers- Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial

High Dose Vitamin D in Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcers- Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial

Background. Chronic foot ulcers are a major cause of morbidity in people with diabetes with a lifetime risk of 25%. Treatment is challenging and the recurrence rates of foot...

5 Summer Foot Care Tips For Diabetics

5 Summer Foot Care Tips For Diabetics

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...

Three Benefits Of Ankle Taping

Three Benefits Of Ankle Taping

Taping your ankles prior to sport or while you recover for injury can help to keep your ankles safe, but there are more benefits than meet the eye when it comes to taping. In...

5 Everyday Habits That Are Bad For Your Feet

5 Everyday Habits That Are Bad For Your Feet

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...

Why Won’t Cuts On My Feet Heal?

Why Won’t Cuts On My Feet Heal?

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...

5 Summer Foot Care Tips For Diabetics

5 Summer Foot Care Tips For Diabetics

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...

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

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

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...

Six Tips to Help Avoid Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Six Tips to Help Avoid Diabetic Foot Ulcers

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Why Won’t Cuts On My Feet Heal?

Why Won’t Cuts On My Feet Heal?

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...

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

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

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,...

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

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

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