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How to cure flat feet naturally ?

The natural treatment normally recommended to cure flat feet includes ;nn1. Firstly, obese people with flat…

Who needs a foot insoles ? Does insoles help in prevention of diabetic foot ulcers?

85% of diabetic foot ulcers are preventable by using right foot insoles and with proper footwear….

What can I do to prevent Infection?

There are several important factors to keep an ulcer from becoming infected:n1. Keep blood glucose levels…

Am I at risk and if so what are the indicators?

You are at high risk if you:n1. Have neuropathyn2. Have poor circulationn3. Have a foot deformity…

Why is foot care so important when people have diabetes? How diabetic foot ulcers are formed ?

nWe grow microbes and bacteria in glucose solutions.Now in diabetes, the glucose uptake by cells decreases…

Why diabetic ulcer does so often occurs in lower limb and not in upper extremities?

In diabetes mellitus nephropathy and neuropathy occurs. These are late complications and seen in those patients…

How do you know if the ulcer is a diabetic ulcer or a peripheral?

Diabetes doesn’t cause ulcers; it prevents ulcers from healing. In that sense, any ulcer can become…

Is plantar fasciitis the same thing as a heel spur?

Not technically. These two conditions are often related because heel spurs can actually be one of…

How long does plantar fasciitis take to heal?

Healing usually takes two to six months. Orthotic inserts are highly recommended, not only to support…

Can plantar fasciitis come back?

Wearing Shapecrunch’s custom orthotics with right shoes and with exercise, pain definitely is relieved and plantar…