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Have you been diagnosed with diabetes?

Diabetes is a condition which puts patients into the high risk group.


Associated foot problems can include loss of feeling, infection, ulceration & failure to heal.


Many problems are preventable with regular, careful chiropodial treatment together with patient education.


With diabetes, controlling the disease itself plays a large part in controlling infection.

Wearing the correct footwear can also prevent problems from arising.


Foot problems for diabetics:

  • Loss of feeling

  • Infection

  • Prolonged healing process

  • Inability to heal

  • Ulcers

Never underestimate the importance of looking after your feet!