Foot complications of diabetes can easily be prevented before they lead to serious complications. Prevention involves a combination of factors which I will walk you through in the following pages.
The 5 main strategies for prevention are:
- Regular inspection of feet & appropriate footwear
- Treating early signs of disease early
- Regular exercise & healthy eating habits
- Stop smoking
- Regular blood glucose monitoring
If you follow these simple strategies -your feet should be walking healthy and happy!