Diabetes and the Feet

An estimated 15 percent of the 25 million people in this country who have diabetes will develop foot problems. In fact, every 30 seconds, a lower limb is amputated due to complications from diabetes worldwide. We asked Dr. John Giurini, Chief of the Division of Podiatry at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, to answer these common questions.

Nov. 01, 2012