Whether you have Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, small issues can escalate quickly. Therefore, it is crucial you have your feet checked frequently by a HCPC registered podiatrist.
What you need to know about diabetic feet?
If you have elevated blood glucose levels over a period of time it can contribute to reduced or poor circulation in the legs and feet. Poor circulation and heightened blood glucose levels damage the nerves which can lead to altered sensation or loss of sensation in the feet known as neuropathy.