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From the Express news article:

TYPE 2 diabetes complications can include foot ulcers which can go unnoticed by people with the condition.

People with diabetes have a much greater risk of developing problems with their feet, due to the damage raised blood sugars can cause to sensation and circulation.

Now a footwear company has warned warm wet weather increases the risk of serious infections for diabetics.

It said the currently weather – warm but humid and with heavy downpours could cause problems for people with diabetes.

Experts at IOMO Footnurse Socks are reminding people with the condition that warm wet weather could leave them at an increased risk of foot ulcers.

Read more at the link:

https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/851546/type-2-diabetes-symptom-foot-ulcer-weather