Foot & Ankle Conditions | Wisconsin Foot Center

Foot & Ankle Conditions | Wisconsin Foot Center

Many common foot and ankle problems cause heel pain, and others can lead to painful foot arches. Our offices are prepared to provide an accurate diagnosis to determine what is...

Getting on the Good Foot

Getting on the Good Foot

The simple act of taking a person's temperature may help prevent an amputation in someone with diabetes. A spike in temperature in a foot can be a precursor to a diabetic foot...

Foot Ulcer Prevention Efforts Should Consider Elevated Risk to Entirety of Both Feet, New Study Suggests – Podimetrics

Foot Ulcer Prevention Efforts Should Consider Elevated Risk to Entirety of Both Feet, New Study Suggests – Podimetrics

SOMERVILLE, Mass., January 15, 2020 — Podimetrics, a care management company with the leading solution to help prevent costly and deadly diabetic foot ulcers (DFU), today...

 What Is Diabetic Neuropathy?

What Is Diabetic Neuropathy?

Diabetic neuropathy refers to a group of nerve disorders caused by diabetes. Diabetic neuropathy can affect nerves throughout the body, although it most commonly affects...

 The Relationship Between Peripheral Edema and Diabetes

The Relationship Between Peripheral Edema and Diabetes

Peripheral edema is swelling from the collection of fluid in the feet, ankles, and legs. It can occur in one or both of your lower extremities.1 If you have diabetes, you...

 An Overview of Diabetes Foot Care

An Overview of Diabetes Foot Care

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...

 How Diabetes Can Affect Your Feet

How Diabetes Can Affect Your Feet

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...

 Topical Treatments for Toenail Fungus

Topical Treatments for Toenail Fungus

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...

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

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

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...

Common Foot Problems | Gulf South Foot & Ankle

Common Foot Problems | Gulf South Foot & Ankle

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

International Diabetes Federation

International Diabetes Federation

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...

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

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

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...