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Posts filed under: Diabetic Foot Care

The price you pay for beautiful feet should not cost you your health.  Getting a routine pedicure does not sound like a negative life changing event.  But, under certain circumstances, a person can increase their risk for limb threatening infections...
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Walking is powerful medicine.  It benefits many aspects of health that allows us to live long active lives.  Regular exercise like brisk walking can control blood sugar in people diagnosed with diabetes, reduce the risk of breast cancer, improve mental...
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  • Diabetes Education and Support - Podiatry Care in Tuscaloosa, AL: Dr. Rosemarie Caillier
Diabetes Education and Support: Everyone Has a Role. What’s Yours? If you have diabetes—or care for someone living with this disease—you know that diabetes education and support are important to help with people diabetes stay healthy. More than 29 million...
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  • 28th Annual Senior Citizens Appreciation Day in Tuscaloosa, Alabama -- Podiatry Care in Tuscaloosa, AL: Dr. Rosemarie Caillier
Take a look at the great time everyone had at this year’s Senior Citizens Appreciation Day event hosted by The Area Agency on Aging of West Alabama. We certainly enjoyed participating by providing diabetic foot screenings and answering questions about...
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  • Senior Appreciation Day
May is Older Americans Month and Dr. Rosemarie Caillier is helping to pay tribute to older adults in the West Alabama region.  The Area Agency on Aging of West Alabama is sponsoring Senior Appreciation Day 2015 and are encouraging all...
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  • Repurpose your socks to moisturize cracked dry heels overnight
For Earth Day, here is a great way to use old, damaged, or unmatched socks. Simply cut off the toe part of the sock and use it as a heel cover when moisturizing the skin overnight. This works great if...
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  • Tuscaloosa, Alabama Podiatrist Dr. Rosemarie Caillier
I am delighted to tell you more about me and my new podiatry practice in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  My family moved to “The City of Champions” last year and I am eager to get in the game to help the community...
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  • Standard of Foot Care in Diabetes
The American Diabetes Association’s position statement that provides evidence-based practice recommendations for diabetes care, is contained in the recently revised Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes.  You can read more about the summary of revisions from Diabetes Care. The section...
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  • Diabetic foot care guide by podiatrist Dr. Rosemarie Caillier
Your feet can last a lifetime with good care to avoid serious problems that can lead to toe, foot, or leg amputations.  Foot care is very important for people with diabetes especially if you have: loss of feeling in the...
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  • Foot Health Lessons From a Diabetic Father by Podiatrist Dr. Rosemarie Caillier
Before I left for college, my dad turned to me and said, “Always remember, you can learn something from anybody.”  He didn’t want me going off and getting a degree with an attitude that no one else can help teach...
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