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Warning Letters Issued to Illegally Sold Diabetes Treatments

Recently, FDA launched an initiative to counter these illegally sold products aimed at consumers who have diabetes. In addition to evaluating numerous consumer complaints, FDA surveyed the marketplace for illegally sold products promising to treat diabetes and its complications.

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Foot Care for Diabetics

The incidence of limb-threatening ulcerations in diabetics is very high, affecting approximately one in six to seven patients. Non-healing “diabetic” ulcers are the major cause of leg, foot, and toe amputations in this country, after traumatic injuries such as motor …

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Pedicures

As people with diabetes become more proactive incontrolling their diabetes, concerns arise about thesafety of certain preventive and alternative options.Pedicure services, often utilized as part of a routine regimenin good foot care, is one of the issues warranting furtherconsideration.

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Nailing Down Nail Infections

The condition of your nails may point directly toward the condition of your health.

If you are in good health, your fingernails and toenails tend to be smooth, somewhat curved and slightly pink. Abnormalities in the color, shape or condition …

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