Diabetes Foot Care Directory
When you have diabetes, foot care is an important part of treatment. Because of diabetic nerve pain and damage, blood flow to the feet can be reduced. Choosing the right shoes can help prevent damage to the feet. Sores can take longer to heal, so any diabetes foot problems should be evaluated by a physician. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how diabetes foot problems occur, what they look like, how to treat them, and much more.
Caring for Your Feet With Diabetes
WebMD offers tips for caring for your feet if you have diabetes.
Diabetic Nerve Pain: 10 Foot Care Tips to Protect Yourself
The right foot care can help you prevent problems like pain and numbness from diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
Peripheral Neuropathy, Diabetes, and Your Feet
Peripheral neuropathy caused by diabetes can be a big problem for your feet. Find out from the experts at WebMD how to prevent foot problems with proper foot care.
Medicare Coverage of Therapeutic Footwear for People with Diabetes
WebMD explains coverage under Medicare Part B for people with diabetes who may need special foot wear.
Spa Safety for People With Diabetes
When you have diabetes, you can still get manicures, pedicures, and other spa services. See how to keep your skin healthy, safe, and free of infections.
Are Your Feet Ready for Spring?
Spring has officially sprung, and it’s time to release your toes from their winter slumber. With sandal season right around the corner, are your feet ready?
Diabetic Footwear: Finding the Right Fit
If you have diabetes, finding the right shoes can be a challenge. Here's how to make strides in finding footwear to fit your needs.
Find the Right Shoes for Diabetes
Experts discuss the best shoe options to avoid foot problems linked to diabetes.
Avoid foot problems by picking the best shoes for you.
Why Diabetes Patients Must Check Feet
C. Ronald Kahn, MD, explains why it is so important for diabetic people to check their feet daily.
WebMD Expert Answers: What are the three most important things someone with diabetes can do for their health?
Dr. Elizabeth R. Seaquist reports from the 2013 Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes
Protecting Your Feet When You Have Diabetes
Diabetes can cause damage that you might miss. Learn how to protect and check your feet.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: Diabetes Foot Care
When you have diabetes, small problems with your feet can quickly turn serious. Here's how to keep them healthy.
Slideshow: What Your Feet Say About Your Health
Cold feet, misshapen nails, swelling, and numbness can be warning signs of illness. Our pictures help sort out when to call the doctor or simply put on socks and put your feet up.
Slideshow: 12 Lifestyle Tips to Avoid Diabetes Complications
See steps you can take to help cut your risk of diabetes complications. WebMD shows you how to avoid nerve pain, heart disease and protect your kidneys.
Slideshow: Pictures of Common Foot Problems
See pictures of bunions, corns, athlete’s foot, plantar warts, and other common foot problems – and learn what treatments may help these conditions.