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Close up of hands applying pressure on female ankle.Physiotherapist massaging feet with thumbs.

Diabetes Month

Podiatrists offer tips to diabetics for keeping their feet healthy. From the JN Staff Diabetes is steadily increasing in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) there are an estimated 30.3 million cases in the U.S. For people with diabetes, the podiatrists of the Michigan Podiatric Medical Association (MPMA) share that…

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Arthritis Month

Early diagnosis can aid arthritic feet. Arthritis is an inflammation and swelling of the cartilage and lining of the joints, generally accompanied by an increase in the fluid in the joints. It is a disabling and occasionally crippling disease afflicting more than 50 million Americans. In some forms, it appears to be hereditary. Although the…

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