Charcot Foot

Charcot Foot


Charcot’s foot is one of the many issues which might occur in individuals with diabetes mellitus. The larger blood sugar levels that occur in diabetes have an impact on quite a few body systems for example the eye, kidneys and nerves. In long standing cases, especially when there’s been a poor management of the blood glucose levels, you will find injury to the nerves supplying the feet. This makes the feet in danger of problems as if something fails, you are unable to realize it went wrong as you can not necessarily experience it because of the harm to the nerves. This might be simple things like standing on a pin and that getting contaminated and you do not know that you’ve stood on it. It could be a blister or callus which gets infected and you do not know that it’s happening on the foot if you don’t take a look. This is why foot care is really essential for individuals with diabetes and exactly why it will be provided so much emphasis. A Charcot foot is the damage occurring to the bones and joints if you have a trauma and you don’t know that the injury has occurred.

Another way of looking at it could be to think about it this way: imagine that you strain your ankle horribly and you also have no idea that you have simply because you don’t feel the pain from this. After this you carry on and walk around on it. Just imagine all of the further damage that you do when walking about on it. The earliest you could observe that there may be a problem is when you take a seat and look at the feet and you notice that one is a lot more inflamed than the other. This is exactly what occurs in individuals with diabetes who develop a Charcot’s foot. There may be some damage, like a ankle sprain or a progressive collapse of the arch of the foot and as no pain is sensed they continue to walk around on it. It ought to be apparent the amount of additional damage which gets done to the first injury prior to the problem is finally recognized due to the swelling. From time to time there is not much swelling, but the Charcot’s foot is found due to difference in temperature between the two feet because of the inflamation related process in the damaged foot which produces much more heat.

The progression of a Charcot foot ought to be taken care of as somewhat of an emergency as the more it progresses the much more serious it is going to be and the more challenging it’s to deal with. The individual really has to stop all weightbearing straight away or at the minimum get a walking support to ensure the Charcot’s foot is supported. For the not too severe occurrences and those conditions which were serious and have improved a very supporting insole in the footwear is necessary to support the foot and the damage. Sometimes surgery is required to straighten the dislocated and subluxed joints. Probably the most serious instances could end up with the foot and/or leg required to be amputated because the injury has been doing too much deterioration.


Bestseller No. 1
BraceAbility Closed Toe Medical Walking Shoe - Lightweight Broken Toe Cast Boot, Fractured Foot Brace for Metatarsal Stress Fracture, Post-op Bunion, Hammertoe Recovery - For Men or Women (L)
  • To find your perfect fit, please refer to the second image (our size chart) for accurate sizing; this closed-toe surgical shoe for foot fractures is available in a range of adjustable sizes for adult men and women on the right or left foot
  • This medical shoe offers excellent protection for your toes, foot, ankle, or leg during the post-op recovery process; boot for foot injury features closed-toe design to effectively keep your cast or bandages dry and free from dirt
  • Shield your foot from further injury, infection, or discomfort. Featuring a spacious, closed square-toe box, our post op surgical shoe provides room for swelling, bandages, socks, and casts; protects your foot against further injury or discomfort
  • The non-skid tread on the sole enhances stability following surgery, perfect for safe walking indoors or out; the rigid rocker sole supports and encourages a natural gait, effectively reducing plantar pressure, forefoot pain, and heel discomfort
  • Designed for versatile and custom use for both men and women, this lightweight surgical walking boot can be used on either the right or left foot; medical-grade, durable construction and adjustable straps ensure a secure and comfortable fit
Bestseller No. 2
NatraCure Cold Therapy Wrap (Regular) with 14" Strap - 2 Pack - Small Reusable Gel Ice Pack Compress for Injuries and Pain Relief, Hand, Arch of Foot, Wrist, Elbow, Arthritis, Neuropathy - 715 CAT2PK
  • MONEY-SAVING 2 PACK: Also see our famous single pack and larger 5" x 10" wrap with 24" strap.
  • SIZE: 3" X 5" with 14" compression strap. Two (2) cold therapy wraps.
  • QUICK COLD RELIEF: gel cold pack chills hand, wrist, or foot--relieving soreness, aching, pain from injury, ball-of-foot, plantar fasciitis, arthritis, & carpal tunnel pain.
  • COMPRESSION THERAPY: helps to alleviate swelling and inflammation and increase circulation. Also lifts plantar fascia tissue to help relieve arch and heel pain. WARNING! For your safety: Please carefully follow heating instructions included with the product.
SaleBestseller No. 4
NatraCure Cold Therapy Socks - Reusable Foot Ice Pack - Cooling Socks For Hot Feet, Cold Feet Session for Chemo Socks, Neuropathy Pain Socks, CRPS Relief, Ice Pack For Feet - Size: Small/Medium
  • Uses: Within seconds, our cold socks chill sore feet, hot feet, tired feet, aching feet, as neuropathy therapy socks, or for plantar fasciitis and as arthritis socks. Cooling socks for women or men.
  • Immediate Relief: Ice packs for feet for sprains or strains of the ball-of-foot, swollen feet, tendonitis, as gout socks or for any foot injury. Ice socks for feet that provide foot swelling relief.
  • Sizing: Small/Medium fits Women's shoe sizes 7 to 12 US & Men's shoe sizes 5 to 10 US. One pair. Use as socks for plantar fasciitis women, soothe socks for neuropathy pain, or as a reusable ice bag.
  • How It Works: Neutralizes pain & wear and tear with a chilled gel pack beneath the length of the foot, & another half-size pack for top of foot or behind heel. Great slippers for foot pain.
  • Ideal comfort items for chemo patients, chemotherapy treatments, chemo care package for men, cooling socks, cool socks for women, cryotherapy, edema relief, ice pack for plantar fasciitis.
Bestseller No. 5
Arch Heavy Support Pain Relief Orthotics - 210+ lbs Flat Foot Heel Pads Plantar Fasciitis Work Boots Insole Inserts for Men and Women(Size:US-8,length-27cm,Red)
  • 【Heavy Duty Support Insole】Specially designed orthopedic insole for men and women over 210 lbs, provides extra firm high arch support and shock absorption technology to relieve foot and leg fatigue, the upgraded orthopedic insole provides full foot support and maximum buffer.
  • 【Foot Pain】The ergonomic design supports the inner slope, and then slowly descends on the outside of the foot, so that you are just in the correct position for arch support. The 3.5cm lateral semi-rigid arch support is strong and flexible with a stiff arch support and a deep U heel cup that keeps your feet properly positioned to provide stability, help realign your entire body and reduce foot stress for the spine and joints provide balanced load distribution.
  • 【Premium Material】The plantar fasciitis insole is durable and comfortable support, made with multiple layers of cushioning material. Rigid TPU Arch Support Insert provides stability and support to your foot. Durable EVA (memory foam) base and high shock-absorbing PORON foam layer provide double layer of durable cushioning to protect your feet during physical activity, standing or walking. The fabric is designed to allow ventilation to keep feet comfortable and dry.
  • 【Deep Heel Cup】The deepest heel cup can provide maximum support and help natural shock absorption. Arch support eliminates and minimizes stress on the foot. It keeps the foot bones vertical for added stability. Arch support and heel support can increase support and stability and help reduce heel and arch pain.
  • 【Multifunctional Insole】Suitable for running, fitness, hiking, tennis, golf and walking, suitable for all kinds of men's and women's shoes, such as running shoes, work boots, sports shoes, street shoes, flat shoes, etc.
Bestseller No. 6
Tea Tree Oil Foot Soak with Epsom Salt - Best Toenail Fungus Treatment, Athletes Foot & Softens Calluses - Soothes Sore & Tired Feet, Fungal Toe, Foot Odor Scent, Spa Pedicure - Made in USA - 2 Pack
  • Spoil Your Feet & Toenails From the Comfort of Home: This tea tree oil foot soak will help you wave goodbye to stubborn calluses, dry skin, athlete's foot, irritations, funky odors, and all of those aches and pains; Now, you can wear open-toe shoes with the utmost confidence
  • The Same Foot Soak Salts That Expensive Spas Use: You don't need to pay a fortune to pamper your feet at a high-end spa when you have this tea tree foot salt soak; This Epsom salt bath soak can also be used as bath salts for pain relief for the ultimate hot tub aromatherapy.
  • American-Made Foot Soak for Supreme Relaxation: This foot soak for dry cracked feet is made from hand-selected natural and organic ingredients; It's a proprietary blend of Dead Sea Salt, Epsom Salt, MSM, Tea Tree, Eucalyptus, Rosemary, Magnesium, Peppermint, Spearmint, and Chamomile
  • Gentle on Even the Most Sensitive Skin Types: The foot bath soak does not contain any harsh chemicals, fillers, additives, and other potentially harsh ingredients; This foot callus remover soak is super skin-friendly, so it will get the job done without irritating your sensitive skin
  • A Transformative, Timeless Bath Blend: Bath time is quality time, especially when you’re relieving muscle aches, easing stress or headaches, calming overactive nerves, or preparing for a better night’s sleep. Choose a highly effective Pure Epsom salts magnesium bath soak known to offer rejuvenating results.
SaleBestseller No. 7
Plantar Fasciitis Sock (6 Pairs) for Men and Women, Compression Foot Sleeves with Arch and Ankle Support (Black, Large)
  • FAST PAIN RELIEF:Our compression foot sleeve helps relieve foot pain by stretching tendons and relieving pressure on the plantar fascia. Including relief of plantar fasciitis, arch pain, and heel pain. They can also improve foot circulation, stabilize ankle joint, aid in recovery from edema and heel spurs, and helps stabilize feet and prevent injuries.
  • ARCH SUPPORT: The plantar fasciitis sock provides effective arch compression, helps reduce heel pressure, promotes foot blood circulation, increases foot flexibility and strength, and appropriately transfers excessive fascial pressure to relieve plantar fasciitis, heel & arch pain. You can wear it at night to keep your feet in the correct bend so that you will not get stung when you wake up and walk the next day
  • FLEXIBLE ACTIVITES:The ankle compression sleeve for the foot with 3d circular progressive pressure design provide you with permanent all-around protection, ensure your feet at the right angle to reduce sports injuries while providing ankle support. Open-toe design enables you to wear alone or under any socks without feeling too thick. Increase the flexibility of the toes, so that you can do toe grasping exercises whether you are standing or sitting.
  • TO BE COMFORTABLE: Our compression ankle socks can wearing all year round. The light and breathable fabric with 80% Nylon & 20% Spandex is so comfortable. It can be worn all day. Relief your foot pain and enjoy your life, free to sports, baseball, running, basketball, soccer, walking, hiking, or any athletic fitness sport. And it's a good gift for parents and friends.
  • OUR SERVICES: Keeps improving and providing the best customer service is our goal. Any questions. You can contact us by email, we will give you solutions within 24 hours. FRIENDLY REMINDER: We provide 5 different sizes to ensure you receive the focused support that you need. S: US Men Size 3-4.5, Women Size 4-5.5, M: US Men Size 5-7.5, Women Size 6-8, L: US Men Size 8-10.5, Women Size 8.5-11.5, XL: US Men Size 11-13, Women Size 12+, XXL: US Men Size 13.5-15+.
Bestseller No. 8
NEOFECT Drop Foot Brace Black Right AFO Ankle Brace for Walking, Stroke Recovery Equipment, Soft Night Splint for Foot Drop
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  • ✅HIGH-QUALITY MATERIALS: Lightweight and soft materials, neoprene, and breathable fabric maintains ankle and foot stability regardless of activity. Unlike hard, restrictive foot drop braces, this adjustable ankle foot orthosis for foot drop is more comfortable and less likely to cause skin integrity issues.
  • ✅EASY TO PUT ON ONE-HANDED - This is soft ankle and foot brace designed to be able to put on with one hand
  • ✅EXTRA COMFORTABLE DESIGN: Ergonomically designed by expert physical therapists, the open heel allows a wide range of motion. The 3 high tension straps and 1 low tension strap provides appropriate support to improve gait. The wide main strap allows blood circulation on your ankle and foot.

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