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Diabetes, Healthy Feet and You

Diabetes, Healthy Feet and You was developed by the Canadian Association of Wound Care with the support of Public Health agency of Canada.  This multimedia program will provide you with information and education on effective self-monitoring, prevention, early detection and treatment of diabetic foot ulcers. Review the resources on this page to learn how you can look after your feet and prevent foot problems related to diabetes.  

A closer look—foot examination

Click to learn what to look for when you examine your feet

Diabetes self-management questionnaire

Click to test yourself on your self-management skills

Diabetes, Healthy Feet and You brochure

Click to view information about foot care for persons with diabetes

Your foot care team

Click to learn more about the Healthcare Professionals on your foot care team

Steps for healthy feet

Click to learn about the steps to take to care for your feet

Questions for your doctor

Click to learn prepare yourself for your appointment with the right questions

60-second screening tool for your doctor

Click to view a tool your doctor can use to assess your feet for problems related to diabetes

Your personal plan for change

Click to learn how to change your foot care regimen

Diabetes and foot care statistics

Click to view statistics about foot care knowledge among persons with diabetes