Blood Sugar; Diabetes Mellitus; Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus; Type II Diabetes
Diabetes is a disorder of metabolism--the way our bodies use digested food for growth and energy. Most of the food we eat is broken down into glucose, the form of sugar in the blood. Glucose is the main source of fuel for the body. After digestion, glucose passes into the bloodstream, where it is used by cells for growth and energy. For glucose to get into cells, insulin must be present. Insulin is a hormone produced by the pancreas, a large gland behind the stomach. When we eat, the pancr...
Corns and calluses as related to Diabetes
- Corns and calluses - Mayo Clinic
Corns and calluses: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Corns and calluses are thick layers of skin. They are caused by repeated pressure or friction at the spot where the corn or callus develops.
- Diabetes and Foot Problems Symptoms, Treatment, Causes ...
Corns and calluses can be lightly smoothed with a pumice stone. ... Diabetes and Foot Problems ... Corns. Diabetes Mellitus.
- Understanding Corns and Calluses -- Diagnosis and Treatment
Learn about the treatment of corns and calluses from the experts at WebMD.
- Corns and Calluses: Click for Pictures and Home Remedies
Calluses and corns form to protect the skin. Read about treatment, symptoms, and causes of calluses and corns.
- Callus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Healthy feet is an important part of diabetes care, but handling diabetes calluses can sometimes be painful and traumatic...
- Corns and Calluses - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of ...
The right foot care can help you prevent problems like pain and numbness from diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
- Alaska Podiatry Associates | - Corns and Calluses
Corns and Calluses. Corns and calluses are areas of thick skin that result form excessive pressure or friction over a boney prominence. When these areas develop on ...