Diabetic Supplies Diabetic Socks Pedifix OverSized SeamLess Socks
Pedifix OverSized SeamLess Socks
Extra-wide top that stretches comfortably over enlarged feet, ankles and calves (up to 20 inches in the calf area). Resilient fibers allow socks to return to original shape after laundering. Seamless sock for people with diabetes, arthritis, or sensitive feet. Hand-sewn seam eliminates irritating ridges while cross-strech style prevents binding and bunching. Easy to put on and take off. Special antibacterial finish for added safety. Diabetics are more prone to foot problems and always adised to wear seamless socks, stockings, and nylons with your shoes to help avoid the possibility of blisters and sores developing. White only. White only. 96% cotton, 4% elastic. One pair.
Proper footcare is especially critical for diabetics because they are prone to foot problems such as:
Loss of feeling in their feet
Changes in the shape of their feet
Foot ulcers or sores that do not heal Check your feet for cuts, sores, red spots, swelling, or infected toenails. Checking your feet should become part of your daily routine. Be sure to call your doctor immediately if a cut, sore, blister, or bruise on your foot does not heal after one day. Wear shoes and socks at all times. Do not walk barefoot, not even indoors. It is extremely easy to step on something and hurt your feet. Always wear seamless socks, stockings, and nylons with your shoes to help avoid the possibility of blisters and sores developing. Be sure to choose seamless socks that are made of materials that wick moisture away from your feet and absorb shock and shear. Socks made of these materials help keep your feet dry. Lastly always protect Your Feet From Hot and Cold