When did you or your child last have your feet checked for loss of feeling?
I am an adult with diabetes, answering for myself
Within the last six months 8% 45 Between six months and one year ago 3% 17 More than a year ago 2% 11 Never, to my knowledge 3% 20
I am a parent, answering for my child with diabetes
Within the last six months 31% 157 Between six months and one year ago 3% 16 More than a year ago 3% 17 Never, to my knowledge 43% 219
When did you or your child last have your feet checked for loss of feeling?Poll dates: July 30 - August 6, 2000
Total Votes: 502
Foot care is an important part of daily care for adults and older kids with diabetes. While not as critical for young kids or kids who have had diabetes for only a few years, good habits learned early will help kids with diabetes avoid foot problems as they get older.
For more information, see our page about Foot Care.[Return to the current poll]
Last Updated: Wednesday March 16, 2005 15:36:35
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