Month: December 2016

Holiday Foot Care Travel Kit

No doubt many of us are traveling this holiday to celebrate with family and friends. When you are away from home, it can be challenging to continue your usual routine, but packing a travel kit with your foot care essentials can be a great and easy way to keep your feet happy and healthy! Moisturizer […]

Choosing Your Winter Boot

As winter approaches the New England area, many people may be considering buying a winter boot to get through the snowy winter season. It may seem like purchasing winter boots isn’t as important as buying an athletic shoe, but ensuring that your feet are protected well from the harsh winter elements is important and will […]

Reducing Risk of Amputation in Diabetics

Did you know that the most common reason for hospitalization among people with diabetes is for amputations, and not for high blood glucose episodes or circulatory issues? Diabetics have higher risks of foot complications due to the development of neuropathy (nerve damage), which can result in the loss of sensation. When foot injuries like blisters […]