Diabetes and Venous Disease

Understanding both diabetes and venous disease is an important aspect of living with them, finding treatment and relief for them, and carrying on with as normal of a life as possible. Let’s talk about some important things such as diabetes, blood circulation, symptoms of diabetes, what you can do to prevent diabetes and venous disease, … Read more

Diabetic Neuropathy

Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that can occur in people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. Moreover, long-term high blood sugar levels puts you more at risk for this problem. Also, it mostly affects nerves in the legs and feet. As a result, diabetics should always wear diabetics socks to care … Read more

Peripheral Edema – Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Edema describes swelling that occurs when small blood vessels leak excess fluid into nearby tissues. This build up of fluid causes tissue under the skin to swell. As a result, the skin looks puffy, stretched, or shiny.  Peripheral edema is a type of swelling that occurs in a person’s lower body. In most cases, it … Read more

Symptoms and Causes of Poor Circulation

A person’s circulatory system consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood. This system is vital to the delivery of nutrients and oxygen to the body. Sometimes, there are areas in the body that will have inadequate circulation. Poor blood circulation often affects the arms and legs. As a result, the symptoms of poor blood … Read more