Studies show diabetic footcare programs decrease ulcers and amputations by 44-85%
People with diabetes can reduce the risk of amputation by regular visits to their health care professional for regular foot assessments, foot care and for health teaching. SAVE THOSE LEGS and FEET! Save our health care dollars.
In Ontario, 50% of lower limb amputations are related to diabetes. Do your best not to be part of this statistic. Learn what the dangers are and what you can do to help prevent this kind of loss.
I am interested in helping you reduce your risk of foot ulcers and amputations. If you are a diabetic, a callous on your foot is an ulcer in waiting. See your foot care nurse about your callouses.