Foot care is essential for people with diabetes because even a minor cut can lead to much more serious issues. In addition to checking your feet routinely, having the right shoes and socks can also help.
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We created this list of socks for diabetics to help you care for your feet.
These unisex socks come with six gel packs (three per sock) that soothe the entire foot. The gel packs can be put in the freezer if you want cold relief or in the microwave if you need warmth. See our full review for more information. Check the price here.
Feelwe Unisex Nonbinding Cotton Socks
These lightweight socks from Feelwe provide extra padding in the toe and sole areas. They also feature a seamless toe avoiding pressure points and loose tops to help improve circulation. Check the price here.
Recommended for those with circulatory problems, edema, and neuropathy, these nonbinding socks offer loose-fitting tops and are available in gray, white, and black. Check the price here.
Doctor’s Choice Diabetic & Neuropathy Crew Socks
Made with Aloe-infusion therapy, Doctor’s Choice Diabetic & Neuropathy Crew Socks help feet retain their natural moisture. They also come in a variety of colors for both men and women. Check the price for men here, and the price for women here.
Dr. Scholl’s Diabetic Circulatory Nonbinding Ankle Socks
These socks provide a nonbinding top designed to conform around your leg to prevent circulation restriction. They also offer moisture dispersion and anti-odor technology to keep your feet dry and fresh. Check the price for men here, and the price for women here.
Yomandamor Bamboo Diabetic Socks
Made from bamboo and elastane, socks from Yomandamor help keep your feet dry, are wrinkle-resistant, and do not have seams. Bamboo also has anti-microbial properties to help fight against bacterial and fungal infections. See our full review for more information. Check the price for men here and women here.
Diabetic Sock Club
Diabetic Sock Club has developed a wide variety of socks for men and women with diabetes that stay up without restricting blood flow, have a minimal amount of seams, and limit pressure and constriction. See our full review for more information. Find pricing and style information here.