For our patients with diabetes the risk of serious complications from minor foot health issues is elevated and we want to share some information about a condition of particular concern: peripheral neuropathy.
November is American Diabetes Month and we want to take this opportunity to share information about this disease which can have significant effects on the health of your feet.
Wet and sloppy weather conditions along with colder temperatures can mean an increase in the risk of foot health problems for diabetic patients.
One of the best ways for diabetic patients to protect their feet is by choosing appropriate shoes that are properly fitted.
Patients with diabetes face special concerns when it comes to foot care and health.