Published: May 06, 2010 3:41 PM EDT

A staggering 235 amputations a day are performed in the United States on patients with diabetes. Statistically, one in 20 viewers with diabetes will develop a foot ulcer this year.

Rob Leyden, Program Director of The Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center at NCH Healthcare East in Naples, explains some simple ways to prevent this from happening.