Category Archives: Foot Care

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Stem Cells Treatment Aid in Diabetes Foot Ulcers

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Researchers recently examined the relationship between stem cells and the healing of diabetic foot ulcers. Physicians at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, …

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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Type 1 & Type 2 Diabetes: How to Reduce Pressure on Your Feet

Good news for people with diabetes who worry about protecting themselves against the plantar pressure and risks of ulcerous foot injuries that come with diabetic neuropathy: A recent British study shows that ready-made insoles you can buy at the store …

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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