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Many complications can be associated with diabetes. Diabetes disrupts the vascular system, affecting many areas of the body such as the eyes, kidneys, legs, and feet. More than 25% of all diabetic hospitalizations are foot related, and more than 72,000 amputations each year are the result of poor diabetic foot health. Prevention of diabetic foot problems involves a combination of the following factors.
* Good diabetes control
In June of 1993, Congress passed the Medicare Therapeutic Shoe Bill, helping
getting your shoes...
1) Get a Prescription and Certificate of Medical Necessity (CMN) from your Physician.
5) Community Wellness Centers will handle all medical billing at no charge.