Family Foot & Ankle Specialists Blog

These blogs are great for understanding your foot problem, learning proper foot care, and discovering new, painless treatment options. We have all different blogs written by podiatrists around the country, our own doctors, even our staff. Foot care is essential to healthy, happy feet.

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  • Reasons to Get A Diabetic Foot Check Every Year Top 4 reasons you need to get your diabetic foot exam every year, or more! 10% of people with diabetes have a foot ulcer and many won't heal.
  • Effects of Poor Circulation in the Feet! Poor circulation in your feet can lead to a number of problems. Poor circulation can be caused by diabetes, smoking and other factors. With treatment, problems can be avoided.
  • Preventing a Lower Limb Amputation Foot and lower leg amputations is a very scary and very real possibility for diabetics. Diabetics need to take extra special care of their feet to keep them safe.
  • Diabetic Recipe: Black Bean and Corn Relish Diabetic Recipe: Black Bean and Corn Relish. Diabetics need to watch what they eat. This simple recipe is delicious and healthy. Be sure to maintain your health.
  • Healthy Tips for Diabetic Foot Care Here is a great guide to keeping your feet safe and healthy when you have diabetes. Diabetics face serious complications with their feet and extra care is required.
  • Diabetic Shoes Part 2: The Why’s and the Where Fores Diabetic shoes are very beneficial for patients who have diabetes! They are preventative and can help save your feet from amputation and other serious problems.
  • Numb, Tingling Feet Can Be Very Dangerous Numb, tingling or burning feet are a sign you have a serious problem, commonly call neuropathy. Neuropathy can be a very serious disease leading to amputation.
  • Diabetes Can Cause Numb and Tingly Feet Many people experience numb, tingling, burning, or shooting pain in their feet. Most people assume it must be diabetes, however, diabetes is only one of the reasons you might experience any of the above.
  • Why are Diabetic Shoes Essential to Your Life? Diabetic shoes can make all the difference for the health and safety of your feet. You may qualify to get a pair of diabetic shoes at little or no cost to you!
  • Diabetic Patients: Why Do My Feet Tingle? Experiencing tingling in your feet? Numb, burning or pins and needles? In some cases this can be a more serious problem that you should discuss with your doctor.
  • MicroVas Treats Neuropathy End your neuropathy foot pain and regain the feeling you've lost. Make your appointment today (732) 968-3833. MicroVas is our new service to painlessly treat neuropathy symptoms.
  • Avoiding Amputations in Diabetics Here are simple tips to avoid a foot or toe amputation. Foot amputations are common amongst those with diabetes. These tips can help to save your feet!
  • Causes of Numb Feet Numb, tingly feet can be caused by an array of problems. The cause for numb, tingling feet can range from diabetes, peripheral vascular disease, vitamin deficiencies and more.
  • Soda Ban Could Lower Diabetes Rate Most people don't realize that most of their sugar intake comes from beverages- soda, juice, tea. Diabetes is just one of the repercussions of too much sugar.