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Diabetic Shoes

Diabetic Shoes

Why You Need Diabetic Shoes Posted by  Dr. Daniel Walters We’ve previously discussed the importance of seeing a podiatrist if you have diabetes. In the post, we discussed how the lower limbs can be affected by the disease – including the potential for limb amputation...

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Ten Reasons to see a Podiatrist

Ten Reasons to see a Podiatrist

1. You run as a part of your exercise routine. You’ll get helpful advise to avoid injury. 2. Your joints in your ankles or feet become sore, stiff or tender.  3. You are a diabetic. Get a foot exam at least once per year as you are more prone to foot problems.  4....

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Cleaning the Feet Properly

Cleaning the Feet Properly

Foot Hygiene and Avoiding Athletes Foot Cleaning your feet and making sure they are dry is an important aspect of good foot health. This is especially important for those with existing foot problems and diabetics who might be prone to getting infections on the skin....

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Do My Crooked Toes Need Surgery

Do My Crooked Toes Need Surgery

Are your toes bent out of shape? If the middle knuckle seems to be permanently bent downward—a condition known as hammertoes—it’s best to address it as quickly as possible. Sure, you might not feel any pain just yet. But a crooked toe is just the start. Over time, the...

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