Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Treat Diabetic Complications

…for nutritional deficiencies and protect against diabetic complications. Take Roxann, a type 2 diabetic who had been on insulin for 16 years. She had retinopathy, angina, high blood pressure, a history of two heart attacks, and an open ulcer on her foot that refused to heal. But the most debilitating…

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A Diabetes Success Story

R.B., a type 2 diabetic, had been on insulin for 16 years. She had retinopathy, angina, high blood pressure, a history of two heart attacks, and an open ulcer on her foot that refused to heal. But the most debilitating of her problems was neuropathy. Nerve damage left her with virtually no sensation…

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Sugar Dressings for Diabetic Ulcers

…thanks to a diabetic ulcer that didn’t respond to intravenous antibiotics. Five hours before his surgery, someone told J.J. about the Whitaker Wellness Institute, so J.J. checked out of the hospital against medical advice and came to see us. Like all of our patients dealing with diabetes, J.J. was started…

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Diabetes Complication #2: Foot Problems

…managing diabetes that they can never pay too much attention to their feet. Here is a list of common foot problems that, if present in diabetics and left untreated, can increase risk of foot amputation. * Athlete’s Foot * Toenail Fungus * Calluses * Corns * Blisters * Bunions * Dry Skin * Foot Ulcers * Ingrown…

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