How Socks for Diabetic Feet Help Prevent Foot Infections?

Diabetic foot ulcers are one of the leading causes of digit amputations
Superficial and deeper foot ulcers can be easily prevented by the use of socks for diabetic feet
Superficial and deeper foot ulcers can be easily prevented by the use of socks for diabetic feet

How Do Diabetics Develop Foot Ulcers?

● Injury or Physical Trauma

● Callus Formation   

In nearly 40% of patients, diabetic foot ulcers heal after 3 months of treatment. However, the ulcers usually return in 40% of cases within 1 year and in 65% of the patients after 5 years.  

Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), 2023

How Dangerous are the Diabetes-Associated Foot Ulcers?

Diabetic foot ulcers are one of the leading causes of digit amputations
Diabetic foot ulcers are one of the leading causes of digit amputations

Incidence of Foot Ulcers in Diabetics

Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Preventive Strategies

Routine-Based Foot Inspections

Proper Cleaning Practices

Comfortable Footwear

Regular Screening

Getting your feet checked regularly significantly reduces the chances of foot ulcers
Getting your feet checked regularly significantly reduces the chances of foot ulcers

How Do Socks For Diabetic Feet Prevent Ulcers?

● Properly Cushioned Top

● Rub-Preventing Seamless Top

● Improved blood Circulation

By applying mild compression on the feet, the diabetic socks for diabetic feet increase the blood supply thus leading to the reduction in swelling.

● Moisture-Wicking Construction

● Microbe Prevention Technology  

● Constriction-Free Experience

● Non-Irritant Dyes

Diabetic Socks at Health Supply 770: Products, and Specifications

SIMCANNS Simcan Comfort Diabetic Socks Small Navy, Pack Of 2

SIMCANNS Simcan Comfort Diabetic Socks Small Navy, Pack Of 2

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SensiFoot Knee-High Mild Compression Diabetic Socks Large, Black

SensiFoot Knee-High Mild Compression Diabetic Socks Large, Black

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SensiFoot Knee-High Mild Compression Diabetic Socks Large, Black

SensiFoot Knee-High Mild Compression Diabetic Socks Large, Black

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SensiFoot Crew Length Mild Compression Diabetic Sock Medium, White

SensiFoot Crew Length Mild Compression Diabetic Sock Medium, White

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SmartKnit Seamless Crew Diabetic Socks with X-STATIC Latex-Free Materials, Black, Large

SmartKnit Seamless Crew Diabetic Socks with X-STATIC Latex-Free Materials, Black, Large

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Men’s Diabetic Sock Size 10 – 13, White

Men’s Diabetic Sock Size 10 – 13, White

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Diabetic socks can be worn by diabetics as well as by non-diabetics
Diabetic socks can be worn by diabetics as well as by non-diabetics

Conclusion

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References

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2812203#:~:text=How%20Do%20Diabetic%20Foot%20Ulcers,and%20cause%20a%20foot%20ulcer.

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