#Obesity crisis is fuelling a rise in #amputations linked to #diabetes and #gangrene

So many people with type 2 diabetes are losing limbs that it is now seen as normal – and we desperately need to take action

Source: Obesity crisis is fuelling a rise in amputations linked to diabetes and gangrene – Miriam Stoppard 

David G. Armstrong

Dedicated to amputation prevention, wound healing, diabetic foot, biotechnology and the intersection between medical devices and consumer electronics.

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  • This is so true I see it a lot in the hospital I try my best to explain to patient about the importance of eating right and taking care of their bodies because you only get one so you better be super careful is how I feel,

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