The Facts about Diabetes & Poor Circulation

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Diabetes not only affects blood sugar, it can affect how your blood flows. High blood sugar levels can damage blood vessels which can lead to plaque forming in the blood vessels rendering them unable to deliver a sufficient amount of blood. If you have pain when walking, leg cramping,
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Selecting Socks for Those with Diabetes

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Most likely, your mind is not on your socks, even while you’re putting them on. But when you have diabetes, the right socks can be one of your best protectors from painful foot problems. Sock Shopping Checklist Choosing the right socks is particularly important if you have neuropathy
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Diabetes Awareness Infographic

                        If you have diabetes, shop from over 400 products at FootSmart to help take care of your feet.
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How do Feet Change as You Grow Older?

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We are usually quite aware of changes in our faces as we age since we peer at them in the mirror every day.  With feet, we may not notice such changes as quickly because we cover them up in socks and shoes all the time – and often we won’t notice until an actual problem develops. It d
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What is different about diabetic feet?

Whether your diagnosis came yesterday or years ago, learning to live with diabetes can be an overwhelming prospect. Watching what you eat, getting proper exercise, keeping a daily log of blood glucose levels, scheduling doctor visits, and other items are added to your daily checklist.
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