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Dr. Felix Sigal - Foot and Ankle Clinic
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For those who have disabilities that make regular exercise impossible — researchers at the University of Leeds may have stumbled on a potential alternative: A pill that mimics at least some of the physiological responses of exercise, enabling patients to tap into many of the same benefits without the workout. https://goo.gl/QGzmpy
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A team of researchers have identified a genetic variant that’s associated with a reduced risk of type 2 diabetes, and they say the discovery could lead to a new gene therapy for people who have the disease.
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A new type of immunotherapy promises hope for people newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
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Stem cells have presented several exciting possibilities for the treatment of an array of diseases and medical conditions.
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German researchers are taking digitization one step further, tying in digital foot-maping with 3D printing technology to produce even more accurate insoles. Find out more here:
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For years, insulin injections were the only method for managing blood sugar levels and preventing potentially life-threatening hypoglycemic episodes. A new stem cell therapy may be another answer now. Click to learn more.
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The number of bacteria showing marked resistance to antibiotic therapy in patients with diabetic foot ulcers is on the rise according to a recent study. Find out what researchers found when they examined the cultures found in the ulcers.
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Researchers say they’ve found a way to use wound tissue from diabetic foot ulcers to grow new tissues that could aid in healing those ulcers.
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"Because multiple factors cause and contribute to the development and increasing severity of foot ulcers, it is no surprise that managing these ulcers is very costly." Find out about new low-cost technology that can help prevent ulcers.
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"Part of the noncompliance issue stems from nerve damage associated with diabetes which prevents patients from realizing their feet are experiencing increased pressure associated with the development of ulcers."
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