7 Ways To Keep Your Feet Healthy With Diabetes

African American woman lotion on feetFoot problems are common in all people with diabetes. However, African Americans are at greatest risk.

In 2012, African Americans were hospitalized 3.5 times more for lower limb amputations as compared to whites. The good news is you can lower your chances of having diabetes-related foot problems by taking care of your feet every day.

Managing your blood glucose levels can also help keep your feet healthy.

What Causes Diabetes Foot Problems?

One of the complications of diabetes that can have a negative impact on foot health is diabetic neuropathy, a type of nerve damage. Diabetic Neuropathy can cause