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Are some materials better than others for diabetic socks?

Diabetic socks are usually made from acrylic and other synthetic fibers that wick moisture away from the feet. They also have a lot of padding to cushion the foot. However, you should choose any cotton, wool or synthetic sock that feels comfortable on your feet.

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