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Hot Topic: Diabetic Neuropathy

January 22, 2021
While there are many causes, burning feet are a common complaint in those that are diagnosed with diabetes. This burning sensation is called diabetic neuropathy and is caused by high blood sugar.   What Is Diabetic Neuropathy?   Diabetic neuro...

The Economy on the Low by Diabetes on the Rise

June 17, 2020
The Centers for Disease Control released new figures estimating the number of people with diabetes at nearly 26 million. This is an increase of 2.4 million from 2008. Furthermore, the number of Americans with pre-diabetes is up to 79 million. This...

Pain in the Bunion: Take Two!

June 17, 2020
In the beginning of March I discussed bunions:  the at times uncomfortable, and sometimes unsightly bumps, on the inner sides of your feet next to your big toe. Today I would like to focus to the other side of the foot and discuss, Tailor’s bunion...

September is National P.A.D Month: Are You At Risk?

June 17, 2020
Between the changing of seasons bringing cooler temperatures, and events such as the 2012 First Coast Heart Walk, and Northeast Florida Beer Cup approaching, September is shaping up to be an exciting month in Jacksonville. September is also P.A.D ...