Perfect for people with diabetes and those with foot or leg swelling. Made of 88% breathable cool-cotton yarn! Also, 10% nylon and 2% spandex. Comfortably fits Medium to Wide shoe widths. Unique knit-top stays up without binding or leaving marks. The Flat-stitch Toe is a special type of sewing that that offers a seam-free feel. Uses anti-microbial fabric to protect against fungal growth and bacteria.
For Best Care Results: Machine wash warm inside-out. Hang dry for best care, or tumble dry on low heat. Do not bleach, iron, or dry clean. Expect some shrinkage, product will stretch. 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.