Category Archives: Foot Care

Recent Research: Non-healing tissue from diabetic foot ulcers reprogrammed as pluripotent stem cells

BOSTON (June 28, 2016) — Researchers at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at Tufts, led by Jonathan Garlick, have established for the first time that skin cells from diabetic… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Early Intervention is Critical for Treating Diabetic Foot Ulcers

An audit of diabetic patients with foot ulcers has shown that early intervention is crucial for treating the condition. The treatment and outcomes of close to 5,000 patients with diabetic foot ulcers were recently examined. It was found that… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: New Guidelines Released for Diabetic Foot Care

Listen to today’s podcast here!

Three medical groups have recently released evidence-based guidelines with information on how to manage a diabetic’s foot.

The Society for Vascular Medicine, the American Podiatric Medical… Read More

A Step Ahead with the Insight Foot Care Scale

The Insight Foot Care Scale is a unique bathroom weight scale designed to help people with diabetes check their feet every day.  As most people with diabetes know, daily foot observation is an important step in managing diabetes. Neuropathy,… Read More