Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
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In brief: Nope

I don't think athletes foot has a predilection for high blood sugar it is an equal a oppurtunity fungus and likes dark wet moist regions independent of blood glucose levels to my knowledge.

In brief: Nope

I don't think athletes foot has a predilection for high blood sugar it is an equal a oppurtunity fungus and likes dark wet moist regions independent of blood glucose levels to my knowledge.
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In brief: Shoe powder

Most recurrent athletes foot is due to the fact the actual source is never addressed.
This being the shoe wear. After treating tines pedis you must use anti fungal shoe powder in your shoes once a week or your simply reinfecting yourself repeatedly.

In brief: Shoe powder

Most recurrent athletes foot is due to the fact the actual source is never addressed.
This being the shoe wear. After treating tines pedis you must use anti fungal shoe powder in your shoes once a week or your simply reinfecting yourself repeatedly.
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