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I was wondering what are the importance of foot and toe nail care for a person with diabetes?

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In brief: Diabetes foot care

People with diabetes are at high risk for develop complications.
Like circulatory problems , loss of sensation in their feet that can lead to infection .So proper foot care is very important.

In brief: Diabetes foot care

People with diabetes are at high risk for develop complications.
Like circulatory problems , loss of sensation in their feet that can lead to infection .So proper foot care is very important.
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
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In brief: The concern is that

When someone has diabetes their blood flow may be impaired, they may have neuropathy and may be at higher risk of infection than a patient without diabetes so care needs to be employed.

In brief: The concern is that

When someone has diabetes their blood flow may be impaired, they may have neuropathy and may be at higher risk of infection than a patient without diabetes so care needs to be employed.
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In brief: Diabetes

Professional care is advised due to peripheral complications associated with diabetes

In brief: Diabetes

Professional care is advised due to peripheral complications associated with diabetes
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