News about handicap and chronic illness

Diabetes and amputation

Monday, September 11. 2017

It is an alarming statistic that 67 percent of lower limb amputations are a result of poorly controlled diabetes. People with diabetes are far more likely to have amputations of the lower limbs or legs. They may also suffer amputations of fingers, hands, or arms.

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To find out more, go to The Diabetes Council