Diabetic 12% Silver Socks
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Diabetic 12% Silver Socks

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  • Antibacterial & aids healing;
  • Soft & comfortable, no inner seams;
  • Can help prevent fissures & dry skin;
  • Helps prevent athletes foot & skin irritations.
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£17.99(Inc. 20% VAT)
(£14.99 Exc. VAT)
Special Offer:  Discounts of 2.75% and 7.37% are available when you order 2 and 3 items or more of selected products.

Diabetic 12% Silver Socks

The Diabetic 12% Silver Socks offer natural removal of foot odours and an improvement of the foot temperature which helps with the eradication of skin irritations

The Diabetic 12% Silver Socks have both excellent thermodynamic and antimicrobial properties for keeping the feet cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter while inhibiting the growth of nasty bacteria. They are ideal to help prevent many foot problems such as dry skin due to loss of hydration or thick/horny skin. 

The Diabetic 12% Silver Socks can help with many skin complaints which Diabetics often suffer on their feet including fissures, in some cases large cracks, and underlying other causes of a multitude of clinical issues which may well necessitate in severe cases amputation if the problem remains untreated.

Silver Socks can help with Neuropathy in Diabetes 

Neuropathy in Diabetes leads to reduced secretion of sweat (dry skin) and often also reduces the sensation of pain which then leads to an increased injury risk. The risk of sustaining dangerous wounds is further enhanced by the fact that wound healing usually is clearly impaired because of disturbed blood circulation. The never-ceasing preventative care for diabetic feet is of paramount importance.
A special role in the prevention is the socks and shoes.Socks should always be comfortable to wear and have no internal seams, softness and a flat toe seam are a basic requirements.
The Diabetic 12% Silver Socks offer these features and are a healthcare product which provides special antibacterial protection due to the knitted inside which contains the Natural Silver. Bacteria which can cause instant inflammations of scratches and surface wounds is effectively killed by the the antibacterial performance of natural silver. Therefore Silver Socks provide excellent protection against foot complications and are a dynamic and invincible factor in foot care and prophylaxis for diabetics.

Silver Socks can help with Diabetes

Your feet are a high-risk area for someone suffering with diabetes and extra special care is a priority. Examination of diabetic feet should be a daily routine, looking for any problems that if left unattended may cause more significant problems. Blisters, dry skin or minor cracks on the feet could if overlooked, ultimately may lead to skin damage and ulceration. With around one in ten diabetic patients suffering from foot ulcers its very important to take extra care.

General principles to follow are to wash the feet daily, taking care to dry very gently with a soft towel especially between the toes. Always check the temperature of the water before washing the feet and always avoid other items that may burn such as hot water bottles, electric blankets or sitting too close to a fire. As diabetes leave you with reduced sensation in the feet it is important to ensure that your shoes and silver socks are a comfortable and correct fit.
12% Silver socks are breathable and constructed with a high percentage of combed cotton for comfort. The sock toe seam is manufactured to be smooth and to avoid unnecessary friction or pressure that may occur with traditional socks. There is no elastane in the sock and is technically designed for a soft contact to the leg and foot to avoid any restriction to the circulation.

Benefits of wearing the Diabetic 12% Silver Socks

  • Natural removal of foot odours
  • Helps prevent athletes foot
  • Natural antibacterial properties
  • Improvement of foot temperature
  • Reduction of skin irritations
  • No build-up of static electricity
  • Promotes healthy skin and excellent comfort
  • No use of any elastane, latex or rubber threads 

How do the Diabetic 12% Silver Socks work?

  • The soft leg of the socks (no elastic) helps prevent circulation problems. No swollen legs or feet because the socks are fitting too tight.
  • The toe seam is transferred to the exterior, therefore no exposure of the delicate diabetic skin to any pressure.
  • The socks contain 12% Natural Silver Fibre which has natural antibacterial properties. Wounds will be disinfected and the healing process is stimulated.
  • Silver regulates temperature: cool feet in warm environment, comfortable warm feet in cold environments.
  • Together with the sweat reducing properties natural silver can help to stop Athletes foot and prevents new fungus infections.

Sizing for the Diabetic 12% Silver Socks

Size UK Shoe Size
Small 2 - 4
Medium 5 - 6.5
Large 7 - 9
X-Large 10 - 11
XX-Large 12 - 14

Specifications of the Diabetic 12% Silver Socks

  • Combed Cotton 72%
  • Polyamide/Nylon  16%
  • Natural Silver 12%

Returns Policy - This Item Is Not Returnable On Grounds Of Hygiene

This item is non-returnable and non-refundable on grounds of hygiene.

Please note, Health and Care is dedicated to maintaining the highest levels of hygiene for all of its products and for this reason this item is non-refundable and non-returnable if unsuitable or unwanted on grounds of hygiene.

If you have any questions regarding this returns policy, please contact our Health and Care Customer Care Team on 020 7720 2266 for further details.

Delivery - Free UK Mainland Delivery

Delivery is free of charge on all items at Health and Care when delivered to a mainland UK address.

This item is usually dispatched by Royal Mail 1st Class Post or better.

This item is usually dispatched the same day when ordered before 2.00pm, Monday to Friday.

Coronavirus Update

We are still dispatching orders throughout the Coronavirus epidemic. On occasion, due to spikes in demand for certain products, our dispatch times may be slightly extended.

You will receive an email confirming dispatch when your order is on its way to you.

Our team are working hard to process orders as quickly as possible. We would like to thank you for your patience and understanding during this challenging time.

The delivery expectation of 1st Class Royal Mail is 1 to 3 working days, but most packages arrive the next day after dispatch.

Please call our Health and Care Customer Care Team on 020 7720 2266 if you have any questions about the delivery of this item.

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Sunday, 1 December 2019  | 

Absolutely fantastic. Keep in the warmth and thin enough to wear under other socks. Have helped with my circulation no ends

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Monday, 17 June 2019  | 

Silver socks really good for neuropathy. Top part of sock slack and comfortable

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