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Perfect Pedicure Diabetic Foot Could Portend Bigger Problems

We’re Talking About the Biggest Problem! – Death We’ve seen some studies that indicate up to 25% of diabetic deaths begin with a foot problem.  That’s a very surprising number.  That’s one in four!  And because we’re talking about dying, and not talking about just another medical problem, this cannot be overemphasized.  Taking care of […]

Diabetic Foot and Pedicures

Pedicures for Wonderful Foot Care When you have diabetic foot, it is very important to care for your feet in a safe and healthy way.  Regular pedicures are a wonderful way to make sure your feet are always cared for—and a little pampering never hurts. Right? Diabetic foot and pedicures is serious business. Let’s get […]

Tips for Treating Diabetic Feet

Tips For Foot Problems From Our Last Blog Last time, we discussed a list of common problems with diabetic feet. This time we’ll go into some everyday techniques for helping with those problems. Can These Diabetic Feet Problems Be Prevented? Proper foot care can help prevent these common foot problems and/or treat them before they […]

Foot Problems When You Have Diabetes

Foot Problems: Foot problems can happen to anyone.  However, if you have diabetes something that seems like a common foot problem can have the potential of serious issues, even amputation. Let’s take a look at some of the foot problems that we typically think are not serious, but when you have diabetes they can cause […]

Relaxing Warm Foot Soak Before Sleep

We’re going to start a string in the blog that concentrates on comfort and well being in terms of foot health.  Today’s entry will present some ideas for soaking your feet before going to bed to help provide a better night’s sleep. Epsom salt is one of the main additives for a good foot soak.  […]

New Foot Sleep Guard Program

New Program For Foot Sleep Guard Fans We are excited to announce a new Foot Sleep Guard program to allow our friends to help us sell the product from home.  We call it Tell a Friend, Get a $10.  This new Foot Sleep Guard program works like this:  you tell a friend about The Foot […]

Exercise Helps Both Restless Leg and Sleep Apnea

Moderate exercise for 2-1/2 hours each week reduces restless leg syndrome and helps with sleep apnea.

Legal to Require Women to Wear High Heels in the UK

As outdated and sexist as it is, it is still legal in the UK for companies to require women to wear high heels at work.

Prenatal Exposure to Earthquake Increases Gout Risk!

Two studies years apart show a link between experiencing the stress of an earthquake and chronic diseases.

Early Detection of Parkinson’s Disease Even More Important

Many symptoms from impaired sense of smell to muscle weakness can be very early signs of the disease.

The Link Between Gout and Chronic Kidney Disease

Which makes sense since the kidneys are charged with removing uric acid from your bloodstream.

Simple Exercises Can Improve Foot Health

As it turns out, Joseph Pilates was an early advocate for healthy feet and developed “foot workouts” for his clients.

Help for Fibromyalgia Foot Pain

The weight of bed covers on the feet can be especially troublesome when you need to sleep.

Recent Study Finds Blood Test Uncovers Undiagnosed Diabetes

HbA1C Test Leads to Diabetes Diagnosis for a Significant Percentage of Hospitalized Patients with Hyperglycemia

Blood Sugar Spikes Can Affect Peripheral Neuropathy

The Diabetes Director at a major US hospital reports that one of the best steps patients can take to help manage peripheral neuropathy is to control blood sugar spikes.

New Insoles Help Peripheral Neuropathy Patients Feel The Ground

A recent article reports that a new invention will help those with nerve damage know when their feet are in contact with the ground.

Podiatrists Can Spot Problems First

Problems with your feet can be an indicator of bigger problems elsewhere in the body.

Drugs Being Discovered That Can Reduce Nerve Damage in Peripheral Neuropathy Sufferers

This study, like many others uses zebrafish, which share 70 percent of their DNA with humans.

Could Skimping on Sleep Increase Your Risk of Diabetes?

Harvard researchers have discovered a link between a lack of sleep and an increased risk of diabetes.

The FootSleepGuard is Good for Eczema, Too

Apparently heat is one of the issues that eczema sufferers try to avoid since it does make the skin irritation worse.

Chemo Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Can Last for Years

A recently published study reveals that nearly half the women who survive cancer will suffer from Chemo Induced  Peripheral Neuropathy (CIPN). Tested an average of six years after completing chemotherapy, roughly 45% of the women studied still suffered from nerve damage. Aside from the nerve related pain of peripheral neuropathy, falls appear to be the […]

More on Plantar Fasciitis

The Plantar Fascia is a ligament that connects your heel to your toes. It supports the arch of your foot.

Gout, Ouch!

Know what is the #1 cause of gout? Beer. Bummer, huh?

Foot Problems Due to Diabetes Can Be More Serious Than You Thought

As a website dedicated to foot health and improving it, we’ve spoken a few times about the importance of paying attention to your feet.  And that can come in several different forms.  At the very top of the list is seeing your doctor or podiatrist at least twice a year regarding your feet.  That is […]

Can a low-carb, high-fat diet help fight diabetes?

How about a high-fat diet to help fight diabetes?

Woo Hoo! A Glass of Wine May Help Control Type 2 Diabetes!

If you’re in the habit of drinking wine with dinner, there may be a bonus beyond the enjoyment of sipping a glass at night.

Foot Health Facts for Women

Educating ourselves about the best practices to help us maintain foot fitness is a good place to have your priority. We’re all in the business of helping people enjoy life more through good foot health.

Who Do You See First: Your Family Doctor or Your Podiatrist?

When foot problems set in, what is your first reaction to get help?

Here’s Some Good Advice to Help Your Feet Be Healthy

Here is a really good nuts-and-bolts article with plenty of ideas for how to help your feet and not do things that wreck them. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/14/foot-problems-_n_5791746.html

Is an Unknown Product Something I Want To Try?

Is a product very few people have heard of something to take a chance on? How you live your life and what your base personality is determines a lot of how a person views something new and unique.

Take Care of Your Feet for a Lifetime

Take Care of Your Feet for a Lifetime

How Do You Find Unique Products on the Web?

The question is how do you go about finding unique and obscure product on the web?

Education on Foot Pain and The FootSleepGuard

Educating the potential client about The FootSleepGuard has been a big challenge.

Help for Bunions

Roominess in your shoes and under your covers help with bunions.

Foot Health Makes for Better Overall Health

If your feet feel good, you are more likely to partake of activities that help you improve your outlook on life.

The Bedtime Ritual

This bedtime ritual would guarantee a better sleep.

Sleep is essential for a healthy body, high functioning mind and the energy to take on the day. Here are some healthy bedtime habits to help you prepare for a good night’s sleep.

An Open Mind When You Try Something New

An open mind will help in almost all medical situations we find ourselves in. Especially a unique device like The FootSleepGuard.

Why Would Anyone Need a Blanket Lifter?

Why Would Anyone Need a Blanket Lifter?

Tips For Better Sleep

How you feel during your waking hours hinges greatly on how well you sleep. Here are some ideas to help you get a better night’s sleep!

Unusual Diabetes Affliction

Here’s an article about an English soccer (the call it football) player who was diagnosed with diabetes at the age of 17.