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Diabetic socks & sneakers?

Do you wear the diabetic socks and sneakers or do you just use regular name brand non-Diabetic stuff? Can you get away with that if it is a…

Started by MikeyType1

35 Feb 20, 2013
Reply by Sam Iam

diabetic socks

Does anybody know any diabetic socks that are comfortable,not too thin,last long time and don't slide down in your shoes?Most brands i buy…

Started by fastbill54

7 Feb 13, 2013
Reply by acidrock23

Neuropathy and cold weather.

I'm new to being diabetic, I'm also use to being outside most of the time. I was out this evening grilling and didn't realize my feet were…

Started by paul thennes

3 Oct 6, 2011
Reply by Sp!tf!re

Diabetic Underwear. Is there such a thing?

I know diabetics have special compression socks they can use but is there such a thing as diabetic underwear? Non elastic underwear to keep…

Started by Michael J

5 Jul 6, 2011
Reply by Michael J

diabetes socks - brand recommendations?

Hi everyone,I just began having circulation and healing problems on my feet (age 31) and I wonder if anyone can recommend a good diabetic s…

Started by Robyn

2 Oct 28, 2010
Reply by Judith


Not quite sure if this is the right forum for the topic, but I stumbled across an article about socks for diabetics on one of my knitting w…

Started by CynW

1 Dec 24, 2007
Reply by Judith




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