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Amputation Claims for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Amputation Claims for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

When you are diabetic there are lots of complications beyond the fact that you have got different blood sugars to everybody else. People with diabetes can suffer from what is called peripheral artery disease which means that the blood flow and the blood vessels to the legs and feet are

Keeping Kidneys Safe – Know How Medicines Affect the Kidneys

Keeping Kidneys Safe – Know How Medicines Affect the Kidneys

If you have diabetes or kidney disease, it’s important to be careful about the medicines you take. Some medicines may harm your kidneys, especially if you take them when you are sick with the flu or diarrhea. To understand why, it helps to know how the kidneys work. You have

Exocrine pancreas | Gastrointestinal system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Exocrine pancreas | Gastrointestinal system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Voiceover: So, the next organ we’re going to talk about in our tour to abdomen is the pancreas. And I’ve drawn the pancreas right here. Let me just write that out. This is our pancreas, which I believe you may have heard about before. The pancreas sits below and behind

What Causes Diabetic Foot Ulcers?

What Causes Diabetic Foot Ulcers?

We specialize in the treatment of various foot conditions and the beautification of your feet through medical pedicure within the Ottawa region. Medical pedicures are nail and foot care provided with a hospital grade sterilization protocol, by trained and qualified foot specialists, doctors of podiatric medicine, and chiropodists. Today, I

Why your digestive system needs rest (justification for daily fasting) | Ruth Patterson

Why your digestive system needs rest (justification for daily fasting) | Ruth Patterson

[Rhonda]: You know, we’ve been talking a lot about inflammation and these fasting blood glucose levels, fasting insulin. And it just hit, I remember having a conversation with Dr. Panda, and he mentioned something to me that I wasn’t aware of about repair mechanisms and fasting. I knew that repair

Flaxseed vs. Diabetes

Flaxseed vs. Diabetes

[Music] drug companies are hoping to capitalize on the fact that the consumption of certain plants appears to lower the risk of diabetes by isolating the active components for use in sale as pharmacological agents though not as profitable why not just eat the plants one plant in particular that’s

Diabetic Foot Ulcer 101

– Hello. I am Doctor Torrence. A Podiatry Fellow at the University of Michigan. Two of the goals at Michigan Podiatry are to prevent diabetic foot ulcers and diabetic foot amputations. I am going to discuss diabetic foot ulcers and what to do if you develop one. Remember everything I