About Diabetes: How Diabetes Links to Leg and Feet Problems
At what stage must one consult a specialist?
"One should immediately consult a specialist if he/she experiences any of the following symptoms:
- Changes in skin color
- Swelling in the foot or ankle
- Pain in the legs
- Open sores on the feet that are slow to heal or are draining
- Toenails with fungus infection
- Corns or calluses
- Dry cracks in the skin"