Best Foot Forward: Type 2 Footcare



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Do people with diabetes tend to get toenail fungus?
What are the early signs of foot problems?
Should people with diabetes get pedicures?
My podiatrist said I should wear compression socks, when do I need to wear these?
Does diabetes cause foot amputations?


To address challenges commonly faced by people living with type 2 diabetes, American Diabetes Association created Ask the Experts Q&A, a free educational series focused on diabetes management and the relationship between diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and heart failure. Open to all, participants can ask their questions to diabetes experts in a live Q&A session online or on the phone. Events are currently scheduled monthly through Dec 8th, 2020. Register for free at, call 1-800-DIABETES (800-342-2383), or text EXPERTS to 833-TXT-LIVE (833-898-5483) to sign up for the series.

Best Foot Forward: Type 2 Footcare: Diabetes can affect your feet by reducing blood flow and causing nerve damage. We’ll discuss what you can do to keep your feet healthy.

This series is presented by Know Diabetes by Heart, a collaboration between American Diabetes Association® and American Heart Association®. Unauthorized use prohibited.