Diabetic Footwear Market
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Diabetes Mellitus is a chronic disease with high prevalence in the population in particular among the elderly. The longer time of diabetes, increased the chances of developing complications such as peripheral neuropathy, which is an important factor in the genesis of plantar lesions by changing the distribution and formation of plantar pressure peaks. Diabetic footwear are specially designed footwear that offer protection for diabetic feet and reduce the risk of skin breakdown caused by poor circulation, neuropathy, and foot deformities. The diabetic footwear comes with variety of features such as non-binding uppers, stretchable uppers, orthotic support, extra depth design for pressure free fit, deep-toe-box, functional soles, and others.
The market Middle East and Africa is expected to develop significantly over the following years. Improvement in economic indicators of developing African countries such as Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Kenya as a result of urbanization and supportive government policies for infrastructure improvement on a domestic level is expected to force the footwear manufacturers to establish their strategic business units in vicinity over the next eight years. It has been segment into North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Middle East and Africa.
Some of the key market players of the Diabetic Footwear Market are HUSH PUPPIES, Aetrex Worldwide, Hanger, DARCO International, Dr. Zen, OrthoFeet, Etonic, Podartis, Drew shoe, and Dr. Comfort.
The Diabetic Footwear Market is discussed on the basis of Product into Custom-Made Shoes, In-Depth Shoes, Healing Shoes, within which Custom-Made Shoes has been the most contributing segment of the market since the recent years. On the basis of Distribution Channel into Retail Outlet, Online Outlet, within which the Online Outlet have the largest share to the market.