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  • Diabetes and Your Feet: How to Prevent and Treat Foot Pain

    Diabetes and Your Feet: How to Prevent and Treat Foot Pain

    Feet are funny things, aren't they? They're always trotting around getting us where we need to go, and yet most of us take them for granted. That is, until something goes wrong. And when it comes to diabetes and your feet, something can go wrong a lot. If you don't take care of your feet properly, you could end up with some serious complications like neuropathy, ulcers, or even amputation (YIKES!).

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  • Why Are Diabetic Shoes Important?

    Why Are Diabetic Shoes Important?

    Diabetes is a serious and often overlooked disease that can lead to many complications, including nerve damage in your feet. Due to the delicate nature of their feet, diabetics should never go barefoot. Wearing shoes is imperative for maintaining a healthy diabetic foot, but not all shoes are made the same. Diabetic shoes are an important part of treating diabetes.

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  • Are Easter Treats Bad For Your Feet?

    Are Easter Treats Bad For Your Feet?

    The holiday of Easter is a time for celebration, but it can also be challenging if you’re diabetic. The sheer abundance of sweetness in the air may lead to an unhealthy spike in blood sugar levels which could prove detrimental to your feet!

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  • Food For Feet

    Food For Feet

    Who else loves a good March Madness watch party? I know I do! The best part of a watch party is probably the snacks, but many of the wings and dips are not the healthiest choice to make. Unhealthy food choices can exacerbate conditions, such as gout or diabetes, and lead to complications with your feet.

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  • Pedicures don’t Just keep the Diabetic Toes Pretty

    Pedicures don’t Just keep the Diabetic Toes Pretty

    Vohra Wound Physicians is a physician group providing wound care management consulting solutions and services in post-acute care facilities

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  • Ingrown Toenails: Everything You Need To Know

    Ingrown toenails are one of the most common issues we treat at our office, but what exactly is an ingrown toenail? An ingrown toenail occurs when the edge of the nail grows in to the soft skin that surrounds the nail.

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  • Podiatrist Perspective: Ped Egg

    If you’ve watched TV in the past 10 years, chances are, you’ve seen the Ped Egg infomercial. This crafty little egg-shaped tool promises to quickly and painlessly file off dead, calloused skin while conveniently collecting shavings for clean and easy disposal.

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  • Gout- a super hot topic!

    When we think of gout, we often immediately assume that it is something that only our grandparents or the elderly get, that it will never happen to us! Truth be told, gout is more common in your forties and fifties, and it occurs more in males.

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  • The Duchess Of Cambridge Reveals What’s Hiding Under Those Heels

    In the Duchess of Cambridge’s most recent trip to India, she removed her shoes in respect while visiting the site of Mahatma Gandhi’s death revealing some shocking imperfections on her feet. That’s right, even the royals struggle with poor foot conditions.

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  • What is diabetes?

    Diabetes is the inability to make or properly use insulin, and it impairs the body's ability to convert sugars, starches, and other foods into energy. The long-term effects of elevated blood sugar (hyperglycemia) can lead to serious damage to the eyes, heart, kidney,...

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