Saturday, December 07, 2013
In Canada cigarettes have warnings on them with pictures of all the horrible things that can happen to you because of smoking. Should sugar be sold with pictures like those in the link as well?
*50-year-old man who developed lesions on his feet after new shoes rubbed
*Small lesions quickly escalated into a full-blown infection - within days his right foot was black, weeping pus and in urgent need of surgery
*Every 30 seconds, a diabetic person in the world has a lower limb amputated
*Condition leads to poor circulation and loss of feeling in the feet
*This means patients don't feel blisters and are more likely to get infections