How to prevent foot ulcers

How to prevent foot ulcers

Foot ulcers can send you to the doctor, but if not treated, it can lead to an amputation, which is why taking care of your feet is important. April is Foot Health Awareness Month, and according to foot.com, most Americans log 75,000 miles on their feet by the time...
How to prevent foot ulcers

National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness month, and the medical community wants to use this time to help eliminate the stigma surrounding diabetes by educating people. There are over 23 million people with diabetes in the country. Oklahoma is ranked 8th for the highest number...
Diabetes and gum disease

Diabetes and gum disease

Diabetes and mouth health from Medwatch 7 KSWO on Vimeo. Did you know gum disease is a common side effect of diabetes? Symptoms like bleeding gums are an indication you should see your dentist right away. Ultimately, tooth loss can occur. Those living with diabetes...