Staying Healthy with Diabetes

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Staying Healthy with Diabetes

Many people in this country are diabetics. Sadly, my own mom was diagnosed with this chronic disease a few years ago. Since my mom found out she was a diabetic, I’ve been researching ways for her to successfully stay healthy with this disease. One way for diabetics to enjoy good health is by vigilantly taking care of their feet. Getting regular exercise helps with circulation issues in diabetics’ feet. Seeking prompt medical help for wounds in the feet is also essential for diabetics. On this blog, I hope you will discover how podiatrists effectively treat foot problems associated with diabetes.

Plantar Fasciitis Treatments That Help Reduce Pain and Start Tissue Healing

Chronic plantar fasciitis is frustrating since it's difficult to go about your usual activities when you have foot pain. A podiatrist can help manage your condition so your foot tissues have a chance to heal and so you can prevent future flareups. However, a full recovery could take months, and if you resume running too soon, your pain could get worse. Here are some treatments that might help your plantar fasciitis whether one or both feet are affected. Read More