Progressive and opportunistic Onychomycosis deserves serious attention in Diabetic patients as it can lead to serious complications. The thickening of the nails compromises the integrity of the skin and surrounding tissues and can cause bacterial infections with a three times higher rate of ulcerations and gangrene in patients with Diabetes and Onychomycosis.
Please book your comprehensive foot examination today. Want to learn more about toenail fungus? Please Google '02 Nov 2016 The Show on Shaw" and advance to the 30 minute mark (out of 60 minutes) or click here to see Katia Langton's Interview.
Katia Langton is trained as a doctor of Chiropractic. She is the owner and operator of Oceanwalk Pedorthic Footcare and is also the Secretary of the Diabetic Foot Stream Committee of the International Diabetes Federation and co-authored the latest IDF guidelines to protect The Diabetic foot from breakdown.