Archive for the ‘Diabetes’ Category

Meters and test strips, like the Ultra Mini, are a must for diabetic testing. For those with diabetes and no health insurance, the cost of these supplies can be more than they can afford. Luckily, there are agencies that can provide assistance and free diabetic supplies. Difficulty: Moderately Easy Instructions 1 Talk to your primary care doctor. Many pharmaceutical companies offer samples to doctors in order to promote their products, and many doctors pass on these samples to patients that […]

Paul Gerson Unna was a German dermatologist practicing during the late 1800’s. His work caring for patients with skin problems led to the the use of zinc oxide and other ingredients to form a paste. This along with bandage and compression materials create the Unna boot. Medical professionals use the dressing to treat ulcers on the lower extremities and other skin and soft-tissue maladies. Venous or Stasis Ulcers Compromised venous blood flow frequently causes ulcerations of the skin in the […]

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