Novel Plasma Gas-Based Strategy Kills Resistant Bacteria Novel Plasma Gas-Based Strategy Kills Resistant Bacteria
The antibiotic-free formulation shows potential as a targeted treatment for antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in chronic wounds such as diabetic foot ulcers, as well as a potential therapy for SARS-CoV-2.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - November 30, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

The Biomechanics of Diabetic Foot Amputation The Biomechanics of Diabetic Foot Amputation
Learn more about the biomechanical issues associated with lower extremity amputation in patients with diabetic foot ulcers.Wounds (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Medicinal Plants for Diabetic Foot Ulcers Medicinal Plants for Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Could products from medicinal plants have a role in the management of diabetic foot ulcers? How effective are they?Wounds (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Independence Blue Cross partners with tech firm to help members with diabetes
The Philadelphia region's largest health insurer is teaming up with a Massachusetts virtual care management company to remotely monitor commercial members who have diabetes and a history of a diabetic foot ulcer. Financial terms of the deal involving Independence Blue Cross and Podimetrics were not disclosed. Under the partnership, certain Independence Blue Cross members with diabetes will be monitored by Podimetrics using the company's cellular-connected SmartMat, which can detect warning signs… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 29, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Independence Blue Cross partners with tech firm to help members with diabetes
The Philadelphia region's largest health insurer is teaming up with a Massachusetts virtual care management company to remotely monitor commercial members who have diabetes and a history of a diabetic foot ulcer. Financial terms of the deal involving Independence Blue Cross and Podimetrics were not disclosed. Under the partnership, certain Independence Blue Cross members with diabetes will be monitored by Podimetrics using the company's cellular-connected SmartMat, which can detect warning signs… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 29, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

New Analyses Suggest Favorable Results for STELARA ® (ustekinumab) When Used as a First-Line Therapy for Bio-Naïve Patients with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 25, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced data from two new analyses of STELARA® (ustekinumab) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC).1,2 In a modelled analysisa focused on treatment sequencing using data from randomized controlled trials, network meta-analysis and literature, results showed patient time spent in clinical remission or response was highest when STELARA was used as a first-line advanced therapy for bio-naïve patients with moderately to severely acti...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Prioritizing Foot Ulcers During Lockdown Paid Off in Belgium Prioritizing Foot Ulcers During Lockdown Paid Off in Belgium
A coordinated effort by Belgium ' s network of multidisciplinary foot clinics to consider all diabetic foot problems as ' urgent ' during the COVID-19 lockdown resulted in minimal care disruption.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Omega-3-Rich Fish Skin for Treating Diabetic Foot Ulcers Omega-3-Rich Fish Skin for Treating Diabetic Foot Ulcers
What benefits might omega-3-rich fish skin grafts offer in the management of treatment-resistant diabetic foot ulcers?Wounds (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Novel Diabetic Foot Ulcer Cream Shows Promise in Phase 3 Trial Novel Diabetic Foot Ulcer Cream Shows Promise in Phase 3 Trial
The first-in-class cream, which acts on macrophages, was better than a standard absorbent dressing for healing diabetic foot ulcers in a phase 3 study that led to approval by the Taiwan FDA. A US study is underway.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 11, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Antacids Aid Blood Sugar Control in People With Diabetes Antacids Aid Blood Sugar Control in People With Diabetes
A class of drugs widely used to treat heartburn and stomach ulcers improves blood sugar control in patients with diabetes when added to their usual treatment, a new analysis indicates.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - July 6, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Heartburn Drugs Improve Blood Sugar Control in Diabetes Heartburn Drugs Improve Blood Sugar Control in Diabetes
Antacids widely used to treat heartburn and stomach ulcers improve blood sugar control in patients with diabetes.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - July 3, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Antacids Aid Blood Sugar Control in People With Diabetes
Antacids widely used to treat heartburn and stomach ulcers improve blood sugar control in patients with diabetes. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Combined Regenerative Approach for a Complex Extremity Wound Combined Regenerative Approach for a Complex Extremity Wound
This report describes the use of a combination regenerative procedure in a patient with a complex diabetic foot ulcer.Wounds (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

New research a 'step change' for diabetes patients
(Staffordshire University) Researchers at Staffordshire University have developed a new low-cost method to help prevent life-threatening foot ulcers in diabetic patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Foul-smelling feet could be a sign of high blood sugars
DIABETES greatly increases a person's risk of foot problems, including ulcers, a dull ache and smelly feet. When blood sugars have consistently been high, nerve issues can develop, which may be overlooked. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news