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  • Diabetic shoes

    Posted on May 28, 2010 by in Technology in the suite

      All week we’ve been talking diabetes and we’re continuing this discussion in our technology in the suite this week.  The feet are the area of the body most often affected by diabetic neuropathy.  Foot sores can lead to infections, so it’s important to wear comfortable shoes and socks that fit properly.   Diabetics need to […]

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    What is Diabetic Neuropathy?

    Posted on November 29, 2009 by in Featured

    In keeping with National Diabetes month, The Aging Suite will be discussing diabetic neuropathy this week. What is Diabetic Neuropathy? Diabetic Neuropathy can occur in all of the body’s organs, impacting the way in which individuals function safely in their homes. This impact can be due to issues such as sensation and vision loss as […]

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    Diabetic shoes

    Posted on November 29, 2009 by in Technology in the suite

    The feet are the area of the body most often affected by diabetic neuropathy.  Foot sores can lead to infections, so it’s important to wear comfortable shoes and socks that fit properly.   Diabetics need to buy shoes made from materials that can breathe such as leather, canvas, and suede.  These shoes can be purchased at […]

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