Articles about diabetic foot


What Diabetics Need to Know about Zinc and Superfoods

Last updated: 03/25/2021

Anyone who is living with diabetes has heard about the importance of improving your diet. That means removing bad foods and adding in healthier ones. Want to know one surprising...

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The Diabetic Foot: Preventing Loss & Amputation - A Pictorial Approach|Hardcover

Last updated: 03/25/2021

Overview This book is bilingual English-Spanish. Diabetes is a disease of epidemic proportions. Many of my diabetic patients come to me far less informed about the disease than...

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Common Infections of the Foot

Last updated: 03/03/2021

No matter how clean your feet are, they are constantly in contact with microorganisms that can potentially cause infection. Fungus and bacteria are the most common...

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Nerve Decompression For Diabetic Neuropathy

Last updated: 02/14/2021

Recently I read an article that spoke about the benefits of surgical decompression as a option for patients with diabetic neuropathy. As we’ve mentioned before, diabetic...

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Diabetic Foot Care Tips

Last updated: 01/23/2021

Diabetic patients are at a higher risk for foot related issues. Those with diabetes are more prone to developing poor blood circulation. One common condition, known as...

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A smart wearable device for monitoring and self-management of diabetic foot: A proof of concept study

Last updated: 01/11/2021

Diabetic foot is one of the important complications of diabetes, which is occurred due to the destructive parameters in different anatomical sites of feet. Management and...

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What Are Acute Injuries of the Patella (Kneecap)?

Last updated: 01/10/2021

An acute injury to the patella (kneecap) can happen from a blow to the knee or a fall. There may be damage to the soft tissues, such as a patellar tendon tear, or a fracture to...

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Shoes and Your Aching Feet

Last updated: 01/08/2021

If your feet are a pain in your life—take a look at the shoes that you are wearing. Do you spend your days wearing high heels? Do your shoes really fit? When was the last time...

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Causes of Foot Pain and Treatment Options

Last updated: 01/07/2021

Foot pain is a very common problem. However, the challenge with foot pain is that there are many different potential causes, making it even difficult at times for healthcare...

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Pharmacotherapy for Diabetic Foot Ulcers- Topical and Systemic

Last updated: 01/07/2021

A superb technical review from our SALSAmigos Dixon and Edmonds from King’s. Historically, there has been a scarcity of evidence-based topical therapy to hasten the healing of...

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