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How should I use diabetic socks?

If you have diabetes, any socks you wear should always be clean, dry, and fit well. It’s also a good idea to wear light-colored socks so you are able to spot blood or discharge from wounds on your feet. If your feet are cold, warm them up by pulling on a pair of diabetic socks instead of soaking them in hot water.

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