July 9, 2019
Frostbite can be treated at one of our wound centers.
What is Frostbite
Frostbite is an injury caused by the freezing and crystallization of fluids in the interstitial and cellular spaces due to prolonged exposure to freezing temperatures. Frostbite can occur with exposure of the skin to extreme cold or in combination with high winds that results in vasoconstriction. As a result of
February 14, 2019
You may be at risk for a foot ulcer if you have one or more of the following signs:
Lack of sensation (feeling) in your feet.
Feeling of “pins and needles” in your feet.
Feet hurt while walking or resting.
Sores don’t heal.
Skin on your feet becomes thick, dry or scaly.
Calluses develop easily on the soles of your feet.
The wound healing