Articles about diabetic foot


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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5 Summer Foot Care Tips For Diabetics

Last updated: 04/21/2021

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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Common Foot Problems In Different Areas Of The Foot

Last updated: 04/20/2021

Your feet are filled with numerous bones, ligaments and tendons, so it’s not uncommon for them to suffer an injury as a result of acute injury or repetitive stress. To help...

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5 Toenail Care Tips For Women

Last updated: 04/20/2021

We don’t pay much attention to our toenails unless there’s a problem, but if we use a little foresight, we can typically help prevent issues from developing down the road....

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Three Common Foot Conditions That Cause Arch Pain

Last updated: 04/17/2021

Arches come in all shapes and sizes. Some people have naturally high arches, while others have almost no arch at all. While we can’t choose our foot arch, its design plays a...

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Diabetic Foot Disease Treatment

Last updated: 04/15/2021

As the world’s waistline continue to expand, we are also seeing an increase in global diabetes rates. Although we are getting better at controlling the effects of diabetes, it...

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Treating The Most Common Type Of Ankle Bursitis

Last updated: 04/10/2021

A bursa is a small fluid-filled sac that helps to cushion and lubricate structures so that they can move more easily. You have bursa in a number of different areas of your body,...

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Caring For Your Diabetic Feet During COVID-19

Last updated: 03/26/2021

It’s important for diabetics to practice proper foot care each and every day, but that sentiment has only been amplified amid the coronavirus pandemic. It’s clear that the...

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COVID-19: diabetes and death. A call to action

Last updated: 03/26/2021

Every day the media publish death statistics. Each death represents an individual person:      ‘Tributes have been paid to a popular member of a Cornish theatre group who died...

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