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April is Limb Loss Awareness Month

Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is a serious condition in which blood flow to the lower extremities is restricted, causing pain in the leg muscles or difficultly walking. If left undiagnosed or untreated, PAD can lead to serious complications, including lower limb amputation. Limb Loss and Limb Difference Awareness Month is a time to honor individuals … Continue reading

April 25, 2022 PAD

PAD and Diabetes: Understanding the Correlation

Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes and PAD Both PAD and diabetes are growing global problems linked strongly to one another. Diabetes is a vascular disease caused by the body’s inability to produce enough insulin, which the body needs to break down sugar as too much sugar in the bloodstream can cause serious damage to … Continue reading

April 18, 2022 PAD

OB Dopplers: Monitoring the Miracle of Life

The journey through pregnancy and birth can be one of life’s most profound experiences. Whether your patient is a first-time parent or a seasoned parent, the need for superior prenatal care remains constant. Your ability to offer patients an opportunity to hear their baby’s heartbeat can provide immeasurable happiness and a sense of relief. The cornerstone … Continue reading

March 7, 2022 Digidop, Products

Diabetes & Pad: Understanding the Connection

People living with diabetes have an increased risk of developing Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) – a serious condition which reduces blood flow to the lower extremities, often causing pain, weakness, or numbness in the legs. If not detected early and treated properly, PAD can lead to lower limb amputation, cardiovascular disease, or even death. Even … Continue reading

December 14, 2021 PAD