Diabetes Amputation Resources
Adults with diabetes need to take special care of their feet. People with diabetes are at risk for foot injuries due to numbness caused by nerve damage (diabetic neuropathy) and low blood flow to the legs and feet.
But the risk does not have to be a reality. You can learn how to prevent amputation by checking out these resources. And if amputation becomes a real possibility, click on these links to find out what you should know before and after surgery.
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By Mary Kemp of FreeFromType2.com There’s no question that being a diabetic can be a frustrating nerve-shredding experience, literally. Being a diabetic can affect your nerves, and can lead to a type of nerve damage known as diabetic neuropathy. The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases estimate that 60-70% of diabetics will experience some form of...