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Diabetes: Check Your Feet!

Diabetes: Check Your Feet! Thomas A. LeBeau St. Augustine Foot and Ankle When you have diabetes, you need to examine your feet every day. Be sure to look at all areas of your feet, including your toes. It may be helpful to use a handheld mirror or a magnifying mirror attached to the bathroom wall […]

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Toenail Fungus: Quick Read

Toenail Fungus Thomas A. LeBeau, DPM St. Augustine Foot and Ankle A fungal toenail infection occurs when a fungus attacks the toenail or nail bed. Fungi (plural of fungus) can attack your nails through small cuts in the skin around your nail or through the opening between your nail and nail bed. If you have […]

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Wound Care: Healing Lower Leg Ulcers

Wound Care Wound Care: Healing Lower Leg Ulcers Thomas A. LeBeau, DPM St. Augustine Foot and Ankle   Foot ulcers and other open foot wounds are a major cause of disability, morbidity and mortality. Varicose veins, poor circulation and diabetes can lead to open foot wounds. Approximately 15 percent of diabetic patients develop diabetic foot […]