Diabetes is a life-changing diagnosis that affects everything from the way you eat to how you care for your feet. If you have diabetes, it is imperative that you establish a good relationship with a podiatrist to minimize the negative effects to your feet and monitor for injuries and complications that could lead to amputation if left unchecked.
In this video, you’ll learn a few tips for protecting your foot health with diabetes. Activities such as checking your feet regularly for discoloration or injury, wearing specialized footwear, and staying active are all excellent practices. Watch the clip to learn more.
At Family Foot Center, our foot doctor understands how diabetes affects your life and feet, and is here to help you manage this aspect of the condition. Call (718) 767-5555 today to schedule an appointment in the Queens, Whitestone and surrounding areas.