How To Choose The Best Diabetic Socks For You – Forbes

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Forward by our Assistant Editor – Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes a person’s blood sugar level to become too high. It is currently affecting over 420 million people globally. Side-effects include pain, tingling and numbness in the feet. To help with these, diabetic socks have been made for people with diabetes. These use padding, different stitch structures, yarns and fibres. Ability Today.

By Khaleel Chima – Assistant Editor – Lead Roving Reporter – Ability Today

How To Choose The Best Diabetic Socks For You – Forbes

Who knew that something as simple as socks could help maintain wellness? Such is the case for more than 420 million people living with diabetes globally.

Foot problems are common with diabetes. Nerve damage called neuropathy can cause pain, tingling and numbness in the feet, and that loss of feeling means injury can happen without people realizing it. Issues with foot deformities or circulation can compound the problem—and it’s a big problem. Every 20 seconds, someone in the world loses a limb to diabetes.

Fortunately, diabetic socks and vigilant care can make a difference.

Read more at: https://www.forbes.com/health/healthy-aging/best-diabetic-socks/

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