1 .Wear your new shoes and or inserts for only 2 hours the first day
2. Increase the time by one hour each day thereafter
3. Remove your shoes and socks 3-4 times a day and examine your feet
4. Shake your shoes out to remove any foreign matter that may have fallen in
5. Check your feet for and redness or abnormalities
If you discover any problems discontinue use and contact your Pedorthist immediately. After approximately 2 weeks you should be able to wear your shoes comfortably. After the break-in period continue to examine your feet 3-4 times a day. Even without any problems, a follow up visit 2-3 weeks later should be scheduled for your Pedorthist to check your shoes. Remember these shoes have been prescribed and dispensed because of your diabetic condition. You are an important part of the team protecting yourself against any foot related problems that diabetes can cause.