What is Diabetic shoes?

Category: Equipment

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Generic name: Therapeutic footwear

Shoes for diabetic patients are made of special protective inserts and soft shoe materials to accommodate for conditions such as neuropathy (numb feet), poor circulation, and foot deformities. The shoes decrease the chance of foot sores which can be caused by friction and pressure.

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Currently using Diabetic shoes

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1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
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Cost per month
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$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
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