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Healthcare News, including Hospital, Nursing, Health Services, and Related Health Care News

Healthcare

Healthcare
Healthcare News, including Hospital, Nursing, Health Services, and Related Health Care News

SmartKnit(R) Diabetic Socks; the First Layer of Protection in Diabetic Foot Care

KANSAS CITY, Kans. -- 176 million people around the world have diabetes. Diabetes affects multiple body systems and often times the feet and legs are at a high risk of loss of sensation (neuropathy), reduced circulation, foot ulcers, delayed wound healing, and infection. In fact, more amputations result from diabetes complications than accidents. In order to help prevent such complications from occurring, a daily foot care routine and a properly fitting pair of seamless diabetic socks are essential, says the Diabetic Sock Store.

Gel Smart Sets New Standard for Fit and Comfort in Bunion Relief Sleeves

Gel Skin Bunion Relief SleevesWHIPPANY, N.J. -- A new family of orthopedic products now available from foot care innovator GEL SMART explodes the myth that one size fits all for bunion relief. GEL SMART has introduced a new Comfort Gel Skin(TM) bunion relief sleeve in four models featuring various gel thicknesses and cover options to ensure best fit and comfort in a variety of footwear styles.

Committee for the Responsible Use of Silver in Health Launches Information Portal

NEWTON, N.J. -- The Committee for the Responsible Use of Silver in Health (CRUSH) announces an extensive web site, www.SilverFacts.com, containing factual information on medical, biotech and industrial uses of silver in health.

Health Expert Joins American Health Partners

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- American Health Partners (AHP) announced Monday, December 19, that two former Cardinal Health executives have joined the Oklahoma City based health products marketing and distribution management firm.

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