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Care for footwear not required diabetic patients
...e custom in the United States to prescribe special footwear
- with inserts and extra room in the toe area - to people with diabetes. A study from the University of Washington now suggests this may not be strictly necessary for most of those with diabetes. They had two groups, out of 300 patients with diabetes...
Diabetics & Foot infections
...at the patients were asked to remember was to wear footwear
at all times....
Innovative footwear may prevent fall in elderly
...lastic netting like structure that conforms to the footwear
and helps the people wearing them in maintaining a stable walk that will prevent falls. Researchers for the device had asked the participants to maintain a diary of the number of falls they have on wearing the device. The participants were asked to...
DAPIC Project to Prevent Amputations
A special type of footwear
aimed at preventing amputations and other disease-...esearch Centre. It was also the first time he wore footwear
in his life! After an initial screening, patients like Mani were diagnosed with diabetes with diffe...
Proper Diagnosis Could Augment Speedy Recovery Of Haglund’s Syndrom
...nd, when used in conjunction with modifications in footwear
and activity, is an appropriate initial treatment for relief of the pain associated with this condition.” Source: Neswise...
Footwear The Hot Pick Of Summer Fashion In The West
After Indian cuisine, films and fashion, it's now footwear
that has caught the fancy of the swish set who are...a' tag! The stores are brimming with Indian flat footwear
and so are online agents, according to Washington yuppie Thanga. 'A pair of Kashmiri juttis at Blo...
Dance Your Way to a Better Body
...e sensibility. Dancers should be careful about the footwear
they select. Don’t get swept away — People can challenge themselves more than they should. As with any activity, pacing yourself, listening to your body and knowing your limits is important. “From a mind-body perspective, anything you do successf...
Special Footwear For Diabetics To Be Designed
...sufficient for most diabetic patients, but special footwear
is required for patients who suffer foot deformiti...dical School, Boston, U.S for a research to design footwear
for diabetic patients who face risk of amputation. The two institutions have shared information on...
Melioidosis Disease Warning After Heavy Desert Rain
...ear waterproof shoes or boots," she said. "Open footwear
is not good enough because the soles of your feet might be covered, but the infection can still get in through the tops of your feet. "Likewise, if you're handling soil you should wear gloves" – She added. SRI...
Women Risk Their Lives by Driving in High Heels
...men. The study called stilettos an inappropriate footwear
for driving and said that women are actually riski...most 80 per cent of female motorists wear improper footwear
while driving. Sixty-six per cent admitted that they chose to wear high heels at the wheel, and 18...
New Innovation in Clubfoot Treatment
...he feet can be used with other types of corrective footwear
for clubfoot. "Just having the flexible bar makes a huge difference in compliance and convenience," he said. The Dobbs brace was patented and is licensed through the University's Office of Technology Management....
Victoria Beckham to Go Under the Knife
...that the secret behind her donning the high heeled footwear
was to cover up her 'horrid' feet which she 'hates'. "I hate my feet, they are the most disgusting thing about me. Part of the reason I wear such amazing shoes is to take the eye away from my horrid feet and on to the stunning shoes," she said....