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.
Chocolate Almond Biscotti Beet Salad with Sesame Vinagrette Fresh Spinach and Kiwi Salad Spiced Coffee Cucumber and Avocado Soup Pork Fu Yung in a pan Broccoli and Potato Soup Healthy Cranberry Blueberry Mini Muffins Chicken Florentine Tomato Salad with Ginger
In over 20 years of living with this disease, I’ve learned not to think about complications much. I understand the reality and am working towards lowering my A1c and becoming even more healthy. I take care of myself outside of my diabetes with supplements and exercise and stress reduction. Or I try. But I don’t dwell on what the future could bring. I accept it as fact and move on. As I was driving down the quaint small town roads where I work the other day, I suddenly thought...