MPowering The State

Diabetes

Diabetes

Diabetes can be a complicated disease. Dr. Toni Pollin discusses types, causes, and symptom of diabetes. 


The Importance of Diabetic Foot Care

Diabetes is the leading cause of non-traumatic foot and leg amputation, making good foot care an important component of diabetes management. Individuals with diabetic nerve damage may not notice an open sore or injury on the foot until it becomes infected. If left untreated, these infections can lead to partial or full amputation of the foot or lower leg. Watch this video to learn about the best ways to care for your feet and stay healthy.