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Signs Your Diabetes is Affecting Your Foot Health

Signs Your Diabetes is Affecting Your Foot Health

Depending on the type, diabetes can be brought on by several factors. This can include one’s diet, lifestyle and environment, as well as genes. There are many symptoms to look out for, but some signs that diabetes has reached your feet include:

Three Ways Diabetes Can Make Your Foot Issues Worse

Three Ways Diabetes Can Make Your Foot Issues Worse

Most people know that diabetes can cause a range of challenges to one’s health, due to the consistently high blood sugar levels. But not many people realize that it can have a fairly drastic effect on your feet, too. This week we’d like to raise awareness about diabetes and how it can affect foot health. Because often, diabetes itself does not cause direct harm to the feet. Instead, the issues grow second-handedly as a result of the diabetes. 

Foot and Ankle Deformities

Foot and Ankle Deformities

Feet and ankles are complex things that we’ve been studying and treating for years, but some conditions are very easy to spot.

Some foot and ankle deformities are present from birth, and others are acquired through injury or as a result of certain disorders.

What Your Feet Say About Your Health

What Your Feet Say About Your Health

Are your dogs barkin'?They may be telling you something about your health.

Did you know that our feet, combined, contain a quarter of the body’s bones? Every joint, tendon, muscle, ligament, nerve, and blood vessel is linked to the heart, brain, and spine.

Why wouldn’t the condition of our feet be a solid indicator of everything else going on above the ankle?