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“For many of us, our feet are the furthest things from our minds, both physically and mentally,” Dr. Jennifer Flo says. “We expect they will be uncomfortable at times, and we needlessly put up with the pain when they hurt. Healthy feet are the foundation to our independence. Our feet are wondrously engineered and often […]

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Dr. Jennifer Flo joins Grady Podiatry

Dr. Jennifer Flo DPM CWSP has joined Grady Podiatry. Dr. Flo is board certified in podiatry from the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry, and is a Certified Wound Specialist Physician from the American Board of Wound Management. Dr. Flo earned her bachelor’s degree at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minn., and received […]

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Dr. Jennifer Flo joins Grady Podiatry

Dr. Jennifer Flo DPM CWSP has joined Grady Podiatry. Dr. Flo is board certified in podiatry from the American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry, and is a Certified Wound Specialist Physician from the American Board of Wound Management. Dr. Flo earned her bachelor’s degree at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minn., and received […]

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Diabetes and Your Eyes :: TRACK

Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes. High blood sugar damages the blood vessels in the retina (a light-sensitive part of the eye), where scarring can cause permanent vision loss. Diabetic retinopathy is also one of the most preventable causes of vision loss and blindness. Early detection and treatment can prevent or delay blindness due […]

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National Strawberry Shortcake Day :: A Diabetic Friendly Options

  Shortcake is typically made with flour, sugar, baking powder or soda, salt, butter, milk or cream, and sometimes eggs. The most famous dessert made with shortcake is strawberry shortcake. With all that sugar and carbohydrates it is a nightmare for diabetics. Make it diabetic friendly with the simple and healthy alternatives to the sugary […]

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Three Things To Help With Leg Cramps

Our feet are the furthest things from our minds, both physically and mentally. We expect they’ll be uncomfortable at times, and we put up with it when they hurt. But healthy feet are fundamental to the quality of our lives. They are wondrously engineered and often the indicators of our overall health, so we need […]

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Living Well With Diabetes

There is a one in five chance diabetes will lead to a foot ulcer. More than 60% of non-traumatic lower-limb amputations occur in people with diabetes. Why do diabetics get to have all this fun? Because excess blood sugar damages blood vessels. This is also why diabetes can lead to blindness: the small blood vessels […]

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Help Kids Put Their Best Foot Forward – Three Easy Steps

Take these three easy steps when choosing shoes for children STEP ONE Have a knowledgeable person measure – not just length but width as well – with a (that clunky metal measuring thing). Wearing too tight shoes can lead to blisters, calluses and ingrown toenails. Wearing too large shoes can lead to tripping and falling. […]

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