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Dos and Don’t for Diabetics

by Dr. Steven Waldman Staying healthy as a diabetic requires regular visits at a podiatrist’s office, but that’s not all. There are many things a diabetic patient can do, and avoid doing, to stay in control of their disease. Keep this list in mind to lower...

How Does Smoking Hurt Your Feet?

We all hear about diabetics losing toes, feet, and even their leg. However, it is very unusual for a diabetic to have a leg amputated due to blocked blood vessels – unless they smoke. Smoking slows down the circulation in smaller blood vessels, like those in...

What is an A1C Test, and How Often do I Need One?

The A1C test is an important one for diabetics – it measures your average blood glucose over the past two to three months. Your average blood glucose is an indication of how well you are controlling your diabetes. If you are having trouble and your glucose...

What is the Best Diet for Gout Prevention?

A good diet for gout reduces your intake of foods that are high in purines. Purines occur naturally in your body, but you can also get them from eating certain foods, such as organ meats, anchovies, herring, asparagus, and mushrooms. Your body produces uric acid when...